[Colour plate] [Mankell, Julius]
Kongl. Lif-Reg.tets Dragon Corps.
[Stockholm] Färgtr. hos A. J. Salmson, Stockholm. Comp. och lith. af Nordmann.  45,5 x 34 cm. Colour printed lithograph.
Slight browning to the margins at the verso. Tape along the margins at the verso.
The Royal Life Regiment attacking on horseback. A decorative plate from the work "Anteckningar rörande svenska regementers historia", (Notes on the history of swedish regiments), published in 1864. Julius Mankell was a writer as well as a member of parliament. He published a number of works on defense issues. As an MP he fought for liberal reforms such as the right to vote and the introduction of a republic.
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