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Title:
Pyrenees
Document number:
863
Author:
Westall R.A., R.
Engraver:
Fielding, T.
Printer:
Printed for Rodwell and Martin, London
Book/ Album / Dossier:
Victories of the Duke of Wellington
Format date:
1819
Topic date:
1813
Physical description:
1 22 x 27 cm engraving on a 24 x 31 cm page; col
Notes:
Hand coloured aquatintes. First edition with fine signed autographed letter by Wellington in French. Note on the printing date: London, published june 20, 1819. "This battle took place after that of Vitoria, and during the siege of St. Sebastian; it obtained its name from the succession of actions that were fought [...] begun by an attack made on general Byng's post at Roncesvalles,..."
Subjects:
Science and Technology-Weapons
History-Wars-Peninsular War (1808-1814)
Trades-Soldiers
Materia personajes:
Wellington - Duque de - Arthur Wellesley
Place names:
Orreaga-Roncesvalles - Nafarroa
Signature:
KM : 094 WES VIC - PAG. 32 - PAG. 33
Location:
Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea
2013 Department of Culture, Youth and Sport - Diputación Foral de Gipuzkoa