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Édouard Detaille (French, 1848–1912). A Standing Grenadier of the Municipal Guard, 1891. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Jeffrey L. Berenson, 2002 (2002.574) #sword

1816 Michel Ney ( 1769 - 1815 ), Prince of Moskwa. French Napoleonic General and Marshal. Known as the Bravest of the Brave. After fighting for Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo, he was condemned for high treason and shot by firing squad. From: Trial of Marshal Ney for high treason taken in short-hand at the time of trial. Originally published/produced in E. Cox & Son, London , 1816. via British Library

Grenadier du 26e Regiment des Chasseurs è Cheval 1808 One of a collection of 98 unsigned original watercolors of uniform figures in outdoor backgrounds, possibly by Weiland; inlaid and bound in album. Figure in green on gray/brown horse facing right.