1914 BRUSSELS INVASION Palace Justice BOULEVARD BOTANIQUE Brasserie du Drie Pikkel
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A full page print titled:
A Bitter Day for Brussels

DATE: c1914

Four photographic images showing:

Palais de Justice - inset photograph.

Silent Crowd of Belgians Watching the March of the Conquerors - I think this street was ka Place Charles Rogier.

Ammunition Waggons in the Boulevard Botanique.

Flaunting the Kaisers Strength - lines of German soldiers passing Brasserie du Drie Pikkel or Driepikkel and other shops on a Brussels street

On the reverse is an over half page pictorial map entitled Bird's Eye View of the Land Between the Fortified Toows of Liege and Namur. It shows Citadel of Namur - Namur - Vedrin - Fort de Conelee - Hannut - Tirlemont - Road to Hasselt - Ramillies - Fort Emines - Tirlemont - River Sambre - houses - hills - etc.

Provenance: The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1914. The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919. (88). Sleekburnc.

A full page print from a publication, as the date states and not a modern reproduction. It measures 310 x 230 mm (12 x 9 inches) approx. It is printed on both sides. There is a some age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. (88).

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Condition Used
Weight 0.1kg