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The body of Napoleon Bonaparte laid out after death, 1821. Wood engraving after J. Ward.

Ward, J., Ensign, 4th Regiment of Foot, active 1821.
Date
[not before 1842?]

About this work

Lettering

Napoleon I, died May 5, 1821, aged 52. From a sketch made at St. Helena, two days after his death, by J. Ward, Esq., of the 4th Regiment of Foot.

Publication/Creation

[London?] : [Illustrated London News?], [not before 1842?]

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving ; image 15 x 21.1 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 547596i

Reproduction note

After: a drawing by Ensign J. Ward, dated St Helena 6 May 1821 (the day after Napoleon's death), sold at Sotheby's, London, 21 March 2002, lot 149

Type/Technique

Language

  • English


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