CHARLET, Nicolas-Toussaint
(b. 1792, Paris, d. 1845, Paris)

Death of the Cavalryman

Lithograph, 328 x 214 mm
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

Charlet's lithographs concerning the Napoleonic Wars are among his best known. He used the new and rapid journalistic technique of lithography to produce prints of the consequences of the Napoleonic campaigns.