"Battle of Arcole bridge" (detail). Painted 1803 by Louis-Albert-Ghislain Bacler d'Albe. Enlarge
Panoramic of the battlefield of Arcole
The battlefield, seen from the Austrian side: the village of Arcole; then pan to the path from the village to the bridge; the towpath of the Alpone river; the bridge that the French, coming from the opposite bank, crossed. In the background: the obelisk erected in 1810.