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Sedan surrender negotiations 1870

Surrender negotiations before sedan. Prussian military uniforms. French Army General uniform

Surrender negotiations before sedan

Surrender negotiations before sedan on the evening of September 1, 1870 by Anton Werner.

diorama at Berlin Sedan panorama.

The Capitulation of Sedan.

A depiction of the talks in the village of Donchery, Ardennes, France, on 2 September 1870, hours after the French Army of Châlons had run up a white flag over Sedan.
Members of the French delegation pictured on the left: Supreme Commander Emmanuel Félix de Wimpffen (just standing up), General Auguste-Alexandre Ducrot, and other officers.
Members of the delegation from the Prussian Coalition pictured on the right: Supreme Commander Helmuth von Moltke the Elder (standing at the table), Otto von Bismarck (sitting to Moltke’s left), General Field Marshall Leonhard Graf von Blumenthal, General Field Marshall Alexander August Wilhelm von Pape, commanders of the 3rd- and the Maas-Army, and other officers.
Date after 2 September 1870.

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Coiffes, Capuchons. Les modes du second empire 1852 a 1870.

Second Empire Caps and Hoods. Victorian Fashion History. 19th century fashion. Crinoline. Second Rococo costumes.

Caps and Hoods. Coiffes, Capuchons.

Caps and Hoods. The modes of the second empire. 1852 to 1870.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du second empire 1852 a 1870. Coiffes, Capuchons – Planche 4.
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Broderies. Dentelles. Les modes du second empire 1852 a 1870.

Second Empire Skirts. Victorian Fashion History. 19th century fashion. Embroidery. Second Rococo costumes.

Embroidery. Broderies, Dentelles.

Embroidery. The modes of the second empire. 1852 to 1870.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du second empire 1852 a 1870. Broderies, Dentelles – Planche 8.
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Étoffes. Les modes du second empire 1852 a 1870.

Second Empire fabrics. Victorian Fashion History. 19th century fashion. Embroidery. Second Rococo costumes.

Fabrics. Étoffes.

Fabrics. The modes of the second empire. 1852 to 1870.

L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les modes du second empire 1852 a 1870. Étoffes – Planche 10.
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