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

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Additional makers

Print maker - John Heaviside Clark; Print maker - Matthew Dubourg; Publisher - Edward Orme

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.

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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Russia

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