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Jean Rapp (1771-1821)

Count of the Empire

Arms of Jean Rapp (1771-1821)

Jean Rapp was born on April 27, 1771, at Colmar, Alsace (Eastern France).

He served as an officer during the French Revolution, and a General during the Empire.

He died of cancer at Rheinwiller, Bade, on November 8, 1821, and was buried at the Ladhof Cemetery in Colmar.

Main portrait

"Jean Rapp (detail of an equestrian portrait)" by Louis Francis Lagrenée (Paris 1724 - Paris 1805).

Other portraits

Jean Rapp (1771-1821)
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"Equestrian portrait of General Rapp" by Louis Francis Lagrenée (Paris 1724 - Paris 1805).
Jean Rapp (1771-1821)
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"Jean Rapp". Drawing by Francis Pascal Simon Gerard (Rome 1770 - Paris 1837).
Jean Rapp (1771-1821)
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"Jean Rapp". Drawing by Matthieu Ignace Van Bree (Antwerp 1773 - Antwerp 1839).
Jean Rapp (1771-1821)
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"The General Rapp". Print of the XIXth century.
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