Gabriel Emile WIBAILLE (1802-18--) - Gallé , rue du Petit Carreau à Paris - actif entre 1830/1840 - Antique prints depicting the Napoleonic epic (4) - Paper engravings in wooden frame

Description
Gabriel Emile WIBAILLE (1802-18--) - Gallé , rue du Petit Carreau à Paris - actif entre 1830/1840 - Antique prints depicting the Napoleonic epic (4) - Paper engravings in wooden frame
France

4 framed antique engravings allegorically retracing the entire Napoleonic saga:

1st period: Arcole, Milan, Castiglione, Toulon, Jaffa, Mont ST Bernard, Rétablissement du Culte, Code Civil, etc.
2nd period: Coronation, Napoleonic Code, Ulm, Eylau, Friedland, Jena, Austerlitz, etc.
3rd period: Wagram, Regensburg, Smolensk, Madrid, Niemen, Marriage, birth of the King of Rome, Moskova, etc.
5th period: Beresina, Ile d'Elbe, Cannes, Waterloo, Farewell to Fontainebleau, Sainte-Hélène, the emperor's death.

There is a small lack on the bottom left on the engraving of the 3rd period, the glass is missing from the frame of the 4th period.

Lot details
No. of items
4
Object
Antique prints depicting the Napoleonic epic
Material
Paper engravings in wooden frame
Designer/ Artist
Gabriel Emile WIBAILLE (1802-18--)
Manufacturer/ Brand
Gallé , rue du Petit Carreau à Paris - actif entre 1830/1840
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions
35×43×0 cm
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