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Arrivée à l'armée d'Italie: P.1531-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Arrivée à l'armée d'Italie
Histoire de Napoléon


Printmaker: Raffet, Auguste
Printer: Decrouan



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1830


For Histoire de Napoléon, 1830.

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Black carbon ink

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Support composed of paper
Image Height 149 mm Width 201 mm
Sheet Height 248 mm Width 338 mm

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Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Bonaparte, du haut des Alpes montrant à ses soldats les riches plaines de l'Italie: Camarades, / leur dit-il, vous manquez de tout, là se trouve tout ce qui vous manque. Ces riches contrées nous / appartiennent ; allons en prendre possession.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1531-1991
Primary reference Number: 28136
Béraldi: 45
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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