- Museum number
- Object: Bataille d'Austerlitz
Battlefield, with at left General Rapp arriving at the gallop to announce the defeat of the Russian guard and hand over Prince Repnine to Napoleon, with the latter and his generals, on horseback, waiting on the right; after Gérard. after 1810
- Production date
- 1810-1830 (circa)
Height: 460 millimetres
Width: 722 millimetres (trimmed)
- Curator's comments
- The original painting was commissioned to Gérard in 1806 but was not completed before 1810.
This plate was engraved after a reduced copy of this painting, made for General Rapp by Gérard himself.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: Battle of Austerlitz 1805
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The BM bought 45 lots at the 1925 sale of the Lindsay library collection of French revolutionary and Napoleonic era prints through Agnew's for a total of £92 17s (1925,0615.131 to 466). The collection had been formed by the vendor's father, the 26th Earl. The BM acquired many other prints from the same collection at other times.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number