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archiduque04 Jan 2013 5:31 a.m. PST

Happy 2013 to all!!
I'm finished this unit of Austrian Dragoons of French Revolutionary Wars.Figures from Eureka Miniatures.I hope you like!!
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Saludos
Rafa

Olaf 03 Inactive Member04 Jan 2013 5:44 a.m. PST

Beautiful figures!

I wish I could paint like that.

JonFreitag04 Jan 2013 6:03 a.m. PST

Outstanding brushwork! Rafa, you really are an artist.

Vasiliy04 Jan 2013 6:31 a.m. PST

Amazing work! Hats off to your skill! The subject to follow.

Personal logo Duc de Limbourg Supporting Member of TMP04 Jan 2013 8:10 a.m. PST

Rafa,
as always, great painting. I love to see more FRW figures, fantastic period to wargame.
So thanks again.

Jeigheff Supporting Member of TMP04 Jan 2013 4:58 p.m. PST

Hi archiduque,

Excellent! I really enjoy your figures of the French Revolutionary Wars.

I have a question for you: can you recommend some good books or reference material concerning the Austrian Army of 1792 to 1798? I own some 18mm AB figures of this period, which I haven't started painting yet.

I already have a few books, such as the Austrian Osprey books, "The Lace Wars" by the Funckens, Haythorntwhaite's "Uniforms of the French Revolutionary Wars", and "Suvorov's Italian and Swiss Campaigns 1799." (There are also a couple other books which I can't remember at the moment.) There is a lot of material in these books about the Austrians, maybe even most of what I need. But they don't answer all the questions that one has.

Archiduque, I would greatly appreciate any recommendations you might have about researching the Austrian army of this time. Thank you!

Jeff

archiduque05 Jan 2013 1:56 a.m. PST

Thank you for your kind comments!!!!

@Jeigheff
Many thanks for the comment!
I have this book too:
Uniforms of the French Revolutionary Wars
Philip Haythornthawitte-Christopher Warner
Editorial Arms and Armour

I hope this helps you in something.
Anyway if you need more information send me an email, I will be happy to help.

Saludos
Rafa

Jeigheff Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2013 12:46 p.m. PST

Gracias, Rafa!

Jeff

Seamus07 Jan 2013 2:02 p.m. PST

Very nicely done, Rafa!

This gives me some inspiration for one of my fictional cavalry units!

Phil the french14 Jan 2013 10:12 a.m. PST

Fantastic Austrian Dragoons, a great work on the white, the faces and the bases!
Phil.

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