Photo Credit: photo: M. Johnston
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Wounded Grenadier of the Imperial Guard Talking to a Peasant and Two Childrenca. 1830
501 x 321 mm (19.7 x 12.6 in.)
Nicolas Toussaint Charlet, French, (1792–1845)
- early lithography
- 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.]
- Napoleonic era
- peasants - Use for free people who support themselves by tilling the soil, either as small landholders or hired laborers. For the social class comprised of these people, use "peasantry." For those in a condition of servitude under feudalism, owing services to a lord and commonly attached to the lord's land, use "serfs." [December 1992 descriptor added.]
- sheet Dimensions: 501 x 321 mm (19.7 x 12.6 in.)
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