The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
The Despatch
  • Hippolyte Bellangé (1800 - 1866)
  • The Despatch
  • France
  • 1845
  • Painting
  • Oil on oak panel
  • Image size: 37.6 x 45.7 cm
    Object size: 67 x 75.5 x 12.5 cm
  • Signature: 'hte. Bellangé.1845'
  • P620
  • West Gallery III
Commentary
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Further Reading
  • A Marshal receives a despatch from a hussar of the 4th regiment handed to him by an aide-de-camp. Grenadiers of the Young Guard set up camp in the background.