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Bonaparte at the Arcole bridge

Artist: GROS Antoine-Jean (after)

Date: First quarter of the 19th century

Technique: Pastel

Dimensions : H. 0.60 m; W. 0.48 m

Place:Private collection

Subjects: Arcole (battle of), Bonaparte (General), Italy (first campaign of) (1796-1797)

Key words: Portrait, copy, ideology, propaganda, leader, dash, spirit, courage


Sold for 28,000 FFr at the Drouot sale-rooms, 19 November, 1997.


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