KOSCIUSZKO Tadeusz (1746 - 1817). Litografia n. Viktor Adam, c. 1829
KOSCIUSZKO Tadeusz (1746 - 1817).
Kosciuszko (Der General im Reitergefecht). Orig. Lithographie (Litografia) von Cattier nach V. Adam (Jean Victor Vincent
Adam 1801 Paris - 1866).
Paris, Goupil & Vibert, (1829). Blatt 40 x 36 cm, Bild 25 x 21 cm. EA!
Best.Nr. 5192. Andrzej Tadeusz Bonawentura Kosciuszko (1746- 1817) was a Polish military leader. He is a national hero in
Poland, Belarus, Lithuania, and the United States. He led the 1794 Kosciuszko Uprising against Imperial Russia and Kingdom of
Prussia as Supreme Commander of the National Armed Force. Prior to commanding the 1794 Uprising, he had fought in the
American Revolutionary War as a colonel in the Continental Army. In 1783, in recognition of his dedicated
service, he had been brevetted by the Continental Congress to the rank of brigadier general and had become a naturalized
citizen of the United States. First edition!