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Notice, on the Picture of the Coronation of Napoleon

Rousseau, Edme
[New York? 1826?]
[1]-2 p., folded leaf (1-2 p.), 1 l. folded plate. 21 cm.
  • Caption title.
  • The picture was painted by J.L. David (1748-1825). Text mentions, on p.[1], that David "died lately in exile, at Brussels."
  • Last leaf contains prospectus for "Lithographic principles of landscape drawing, by E. Rousseau, professor of drawing and painting in New York," located at 310 1/2 Broadway. Rousseau is listed as miniature and portrait painter at this address in the New York City directories for 1826 and 1827. (In 1825, he is listed as a merchant at a different address.).
  • Folding plate lithographed by Imbert & Co., New York.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Fourth of six titles stitched together in unprinted blue paper covers. Search by call number to find all titles in the volume.
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