1896 Print Caton Woodville Gross Beeren Gro¤beeren Battle Napoleonic Wars XEGA9

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This is an original 1896 black and white halftone print of Prussian cavalry counter attacking a failed French assault during the battle of Gro§eeren. After a 7 week truce in the War of the Sixth Coalition, Napoleon launched an attack against the Prussian capital of Berlin, hoping to force Prussia out of the war. His attack was bogged down by heavy rain, swampy terrain, and poor officers.

CONDITION

This 115+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 6 inches; 11 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Woodville, R. Caton. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Horse, Saber, Sword, Shakos, Drum, Saddle, Bridle

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