An image of Title page

Hippolyte Bellangé

(France 17 Jan 1800 – 10 Apr 1866)

Title page, from the suite Military memories of the Republic, the Consulate and the Empire 1833

Location
Not on display
Further information

Bellangé trained as a painter in the studio of Antoine-Jean Gros but he worked mainly as a printmaker in the newly fashionable medium of lithography. His prints enjoyed immense popular appeal and usually illustrate patriotic subjects celebrating the military triumphs of the recent Napoleonic past.

Year
1833
Media
Print
Medium
lithograph
Dimensions
42.5 x 32.0 cm sheet
Credit
Purchased 1990
Accession number
296.1990.1