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

Soldier and Boys

c. 1840
Oil on canvas, 22 x 27 cm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

Soldier and Boys is one of Charlet's numerous genre scenes on the life of the veterans of the Napoleonic wars, scenes which brought him great popularity.

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