image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Portraits of the Different Tribes of Russian Cossacks, in marching order

1813

Print after Carl Adolph Heinrich Hess

From the collection

Title

Portraits of the Different Tribes of Russian Cossacks, in marching order

Date

1813

Artist

Description

A large assembly of armed Cossacks on horseback, two in the centre with sabres, all the rest with muskets and spears, mountains in the right background. 1813. Hand-coloured etching with aquatint.
Additional Makers: Print maker - John Heaviside Clark; Print maker - Matthew Dubourg; Publisher - Edward Orme
Inscription: Lettered below the image with title and 'Drawn from the life by Hess / Engraved by Clark & Dubourg', and publication line: 'Published & Sold July 1st 1813, by Edw. Orme, Engraver, Printseller & Publisher, Bond St (Corner of Brook St) London'
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Location

Russia

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Unknown

Medium

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