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  • Object:

    Equestrian print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    April 1823 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ward, James, born 1769 - died 1859 (artist)
    Ackermann & Co. (publisher)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ES, shelf 107, box H

Place of Origin

London (published)


April 1823 (published)


Ward, James, born 1769 - died 1859 (artist)
Ackermann & Co. (publisher)


Height: 13.25 in, Width: 18 in

Object history note

Marengo (1793-1831) was the warhorse of Napoleon Bonaparte, carrying him through several battles, including Austerlitz, Jena-Auerstedt, Wagram, and eventually being captured at Waterloo in 1815 when Napoleon was defeated.

Descriptive line

James Ward. Equestrian lithograph after his own artwork. Published April 1823. 'Marengo'

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1949, London: HMSO, 1961.
J. Frankau. William Ward, A.R.A., and James Ward, R.A., London, 1904.




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