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Mohammedan Rider with Sabre and Pistol

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Mohammedan Rider with Sabre and Pistol

early 19th century
19th century
383 x 490 mm (15.1 x 19.3 in.)

Carle Vernet (aka Antoine Charles Horace Vernet), French, (1758–1836)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Crayon lithograph with hand wash and highlighting on brown wove paper
Print impression quality: Good
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Credit Line: Weedon Endowment funds, 1978
Accession Number: 1978.3.1

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • early lithography
  • firearms - Use generally for weapons using the power of exploding gunpowder to propel a projectile. POLLAR
  • horseback riding - Riding on horseback. [February 1994 descriptor added.]
  • horses
  • lithography - Planographic printing process in which a design is deposited on the stone or plate with a greasy substance and the surface is chemically treated to accept ink only in the greasy areas. [August 1996 alternate term added. March 1995 related term added. January 1993 related terms added. October 1991 scope note changed; descriptor moved.]
  • military
  • Napoleonic era
  • Orientalism - Characteristics of oriental art or culture appearing in Western practice. W
  • weapons - Implements or mechanisms used for defense or attack in combat, hunting, or war.

  • image Dimensions: 383 x 490 mm (15.1 x 19.3 in.)

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