- Férat, Jules
- Buildings & monuments
- Wood engraving
- Daudenarde, Louis (aka Amédée Daudenarde)
- Portrait (taller)
- Old Book Illustrations
- Histoire de la révolution de 1870-71
- Claretie, Jules
- Paris: le journal l'Éclipse, 1871
Bombardment of Strasbourg in the night of August 24, 1870, during the Franco-Prussian War.
The caption reads in the original French:
Bombardement de Strasbourg. — La cathédrale et ses abords, dans la nuit du 24 août.
Histoire de la révolution de 1870-71 was first published as a series of fascicles by L’Éclipse, a weekly newspaper owned by François Polo. Polo published the text in book format some time later at Librairie Polo, which he also founded.
Keywords: 1870s, 19th century, black & white, cityscape, Europe, fire, France, Franco-Prussian War, night, war