Prints / Military & Maritime

Price: EUR 50,00

[Colour plate] [Mankell, Julius]

Kongl. Lif-Regementes Grenadier Corps

Färgtr. På f. d. Salmsons tryckeri, Stockholm. Comp. och lith af Nordmann. [1864] 49 x 37 cm. Colour printed lithograph.

Some creases and browning to the margins. A short tear in the right margin.The image in very nice condition.

A storming of enemy lines with a banner flying in the wind, drawn sables and a drummer boy on the ground. Historic regiment chiefs and battles are listed on the sides of the image. A decorative plate from the work "Anteckningar rörande svenska regementers historia", 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 worjked for liberal reforms such as the right to vote and the introduction of a republic.

Item No: 3992