(France 05 Oct 1848 – 23 Dec 1912)
370.0 x 437.5 cm sight; 376.0 x 445.0 cm stretcher; 445.0 x 512.5 x 14.0 cm frame
Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW in Paris 1893
Richard Holmes, The Napoleonic Wars experience, 2006, (illus.).
Jean Humbert, Edouard Detaille l'heroisme d'un siècle, Paris, 1979. plate no. 26
Stewart Laidler and Craig Wilcox, Look, 'Salvation of a neglected work', pg.18-19, Newtown, Nov 2002, 18-19, 18 (colour illus.).
Bernard William Smith, The Boy Adeodatus, Australia, 1984, 179.
Marius Vachon, Detaille, Paris, 1898, 143.
Anna Waldmann, Renée Free and Nicholas Draffin, Salon and Académie: the charm of tradition: a catalogue of nineteenth-century European salon works, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers
Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 2003 [for the year ended 30 June 2003], 'Director's report', pg.6-9, Sydney, 2003, 7 (colour illus.).
Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1984–May 1985
Unknown, Duval's, Duval's, London, Unknown–Unknown
Unknown, Union Artistique, Union Artistique, Unknown–Unknown