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Battle of Eylau.
1830-1840
Printer:Printed by D. W. Kellogg & Co. , American, 1830 - 1840
Publisher:Published by D. W. Kellogg & Co. , American, 1830 - 1840
Lithography; printer's ink and watercolor on wove paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 8 1/4 x 11 3/16in. (21 x 28.4cm) Sheet (height x width): 9 7/8 x 13 15/16in. (25.1 x 35.4cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel St. John Morgan
Description: Seven mounted soldiers on the right attack a group of foot soldiers on the left. The cavalrymen wear uniforms with breastplates and helmets with long plumes. Two of the men hold swords over their heads. One of the infantrymen also holds a sword; others hold rifles or muskets with fixed bayonets. One man falls back, apparently dead or wounded. A flag with a horseman superimposed over a double-headed eagle flies overhead. Clouds of smoke are in the background.
Inscription: On recto, lithographed title beneath image, "BATTLE OF EYLAU." On verso, in pencil: upper left, "Print / Box 6 / #13"; lower left, "380"; lower right, accession number. In red ink, upper left, "748".
Object Number: 1950.202.1
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