A Group of French Cavalry Officers by Edouard Detaille

This work depicts a group of three soldiers in full uniform standing talking on the right with one mopping his brow.


Pencil & Indian ink on yellow paper
16 x 10 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Michael Schwabacher through The Art Fund

On the left we can see the head and forelegs of a horse with a soldier standing behind it.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8181 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

50% off with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 5.30pm (Fri until 8.30pm)

Closed 24 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan