PRINT OF CAVALRYMAN WITH HORSE BY EDOUARD DETAILLE, DATED 1870

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Signed and dated print by French artist Edouard Detaille, features a cavalryman with his horse eating out of his hand. Print is housed in a wooden frame and has a wooden mat that is painted gold.

Bottom right corner of print is marked, “FAC SIMILE, (next line unreadable), EDOUARD DETAILLE 1870”.

Print has some surface dirt but has great color and contrast. Frame is solid but has some small nicks and scratches.

Jean-Baptiste Edouard Detaille (Paris 5 October 1848 – 23 December 1912 Paris) was a French academic painter and military artist noted for his precision and realistic detail. He was regarded as the "semi-official artist of the French army”. Detaille enlisted in the 8th Mobile Battalion of the French Army when the Franco-Prussian War broke out in 1870; by November he was seeing and experiencing the realities of war. This experience allowed him to produce his famed portraits of soldiers and historically accurate depictions of military maneuvers, uniforms, and military life in general. He eventually became the official painter of the battles. He published a book called L'Armée Française in 1885, which contains over 300 line drawings and 20 color reproductions of his works.

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