French School, (19th century); French. Medium: colour lithograph. Date: 1896. Page de titre: l'Empereur de Russie en France, pose de la premiere pierre du pont Alexandre III; the bridge is named after Tsar Alexander III who concluded the Franco-Russian Alliance in 1892; his son Nicholas II (1868-1918) is pictured; Provenance: Private Collection / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.