Alexander III and President Carnot

Print

Creator:

Kauffmann, Paul Adolphe

Date:

1892

Materials:

Paper and Ink

Dimensions:

W 35 cm x H 41 cm

Accession Number:

691.84

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Chromolithograph depicting Alexander III on left shaking hands with French President Sadi Carnot on right, with military ships behind them. In top center are six Russian and French banners and coats of arms of Russia and France. Above banners is inscription: donnée aux Tuileries du 13 au 21 Août 1892. In lower left is printed quote of Alexander III in French. In lower right is quote of Carnot in French. Print commemorates the visit of the French fleet to Kronstadt in 1892.

Inscriptions & Markings

Signed in stone: P. Kauffmann 1891 | dinv. & pinx.; Lith. J. Minot & Cie | Editeurs - Paris.