Patrice M. de Mac Mahon, Duke of Magenta (1808-1893)
French marshal and second president of French republic.
Captured in the Crim war in 1855 the Malakoftower near Sebastopol. In
the French-German war of 1859 he won the battle near Magenta.
Defeated in 1870 by the Germans and captured.
Cdv by The London Stereoscopic company, London. ab. 1880.
Size ab. 3,5 x 2 3/8 inches (photo) and 4 1/8 x 2,5 inches (mount).
Condition is very good.
Original is sharp and darker brown toned.
Price € 37.50