The Duke of Wellington and His Staff, Crossing the Bidossoa and Entering France, 1813, plate 36 from Historic, military, and naval anecdotes, of personal valour, bravery, and particular incidents which occured to the armies...

Matthew Dubourg, English, 1786 - 1820
after Stephen Francis Dutilh Rigaud, English, 1777 - 1862



Hand-colored aquatint on wove paper

Plate: 9 7/8 × 13 3/4 in. (25.1 × 35 cm)

Sheet: 10 5/8 × 14 in. (27 × 35.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund



Edward Orme, London, England


Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: Rigaud Pinx.t [t in superscript]; inscribed, in plate, lower center margin: London, Published & Sold Aug.t [t in superscript] 1, 1818, by Edw.d [d in superscript] Orme, Publisher to his Majesty & the Regent, Bond Street, corner of Brook Street; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: Dubourg Sc.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: THE DUKE of WELLINGTON & his STAFF. / Crossing the Bidossa & entering France 1813.

Exhibition History

The Napoleonic Era, Strauss and Barrows Galleries and Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 29-September 3, 1979.


Anton's Studio; sold to present collection, 1954.

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