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creator QS:P170,Q360466
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The Corsican Shuttlecock or a pretty Play thing for ye Allies
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Blücher (Preußen) und Schwarzenberg (Österreich) spielen nach dem Einzug der Alliierten in Paris (im Hintergrund) am 31. März 1814 mit Napoleon Federball. Schwarzenberg wundert sich, wie federleicht der ehemals so "schwere Brocken" Napoleon jetzt ist.
Date Erstmalig publiziert: 10. April 1814
Medium color engraving
Dimensions Height: 250 mm (9.84 ″); Width: 363 mm (14.29 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,250U174789;P2049,363U174789
Inscriptions Text:
Blücher: "Bravo! Schwartzenberg : Keep the Game alive! send him this way, & d--n him, I'll drive him back again" ; Schwartzenberg: "There he goes!! why, Blücher! this used to be rather a weighty plaything, but D--n me if it isn't as light as a feather now!

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current20:54, 3 August 2005Thumbnail for version as of 20:54, 3 August 2005788 × 546 (922 KB)Frank Schulenburg (talk | contribs){{PD-Art}} * {{English}} The Corsican Shuttlecock or a pretty Play thing for e/y Allies * {{Deutsch}} Der Korsische Federball, oder: ein hübsches Spielzeug für die Alliierten Erstmalig publiziert: 10. April 1814 Originalgröße: 250 x 363 mm Blüche
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