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And here's a gaudy Chasseur of the guard pelisse.

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Those are amazing plates, Paul. Thank you very much.
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They really are! The artist is P.Conrad you say? What does the P stand for, I want to do a search on him. Also are these from a publication by any chance, I would love to own a copy.

Also, thanks for the info Zourve.
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Artist: P. Conrad

Here's Some Lanciers Rouges. Barbaross@ if you want to see some Polish Lancers of the Imperial Guard, give me a rep.

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I want some Grenadiers a cheval of the French Imperial Guard. Also, some French cuirassiers and carabiniers a cheval. Please...
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The full name is Peter Conrad. If you go onto the Le Cimier site, you will see these plates for sale, I will be adding more to my collection.

I have not got what you requested but here is my favourite French unit; the Marmalukes

If you want I shall post the rest of what I have.

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The full name is Peter Conrad. If you go onto the Le Cimier site, you will see these plates for sale, I will be more adding to my collection.

I have not got what you requested but here is my favourite French unit; the Marmalukes

If you want I shall post the rest of what I have.

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What are you waiting for? Please, post away.
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Here's some Carabiniers a Cheval & the only Grenadier a Cheval ( kettle drummer) pic that I have.

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Some Dragoons of the line.

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Four Line Chasseurs a Cheval.

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Chevau Leger Lanciers + A Dragon a Cheval de la Garde Imperiale (Kettle drummer)

And that dear heart's is all I have of Conrads' plates so far.

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Great plates Paul! Thank you for sharing these!
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Awesome mate, just awesome. They have to be the best plates I have ever come across, I would love to see them in a book bound In good hard cardboard with regimental descriptions.

I did not know that some dragoon regiments wore busbies, or are they dated earlier than the Grecian style helmets? Also, why do a lot of the cavalry regiments have the grenadier symbol on their equipment?

Another, question (sorry guys!) how exactly do you pronounce carabinier? Is it simply "cara bin eair" or "cara bin ier" or something else entirely. Thanks.
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Love those posts from Paul! Very nice!
I'd like to see more from this artist in future (:
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