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Production of the Second Gold Series in the 1880s coincided with the end of the Series with Lavender Rims (circa 1866-1886). The subjects were based on drawings by Adolf Iosifovich Charlemagne (or Sharleman, 1826-1901), a battle painter, Professor at the Academy of Arts and Court Painter. As oppose to earlier subjects of military plates, Charlemagne liked putting members of different regiments into the same scene.