KOSCIUSZKO Tadeusz (1746 - 1817). Litografia n. Viktor Adam, c. 1829
KOSCIUSZKO Tadeusz (1746-1817).
Kosciuszko (Der General im Reitergefecht). Porträt. 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 dedicatedservice,
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!