French Hussar and Peasant Girl, 1810's, Nils Wadensten
I've been wanting to practice some 2D painting for a while, here's the first of what I hope will be a number of historically themed pieces. Inspired by 19th century artists and my contemporary hero of historical military painting, Spanish master
Lock, Stock, and History
what was the biggest firing line of soldiers armed with muskets or muzzle loading rifles OR single shot rifles in history? I would probably say the Battle of Leipzig in 1813. It occurred after...
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Napoleon's uniforms and epaulets - Napoleon's Grenadiers a Pied uniform/ Center of the Cross of the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) of the First French Empire (Napoleonic Era), 3rd type (awarded between 1806-1808)