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Moderne Galilée plate 436 published in La Caricature 6 November 1834
Moderne Galilée plate 436 published in La Caricature 6 November 1834
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1834
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Not on display
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Lithograph
Dimensions:
22.5 x 27.5 cm (image); 27.4 x 35.4 cm (sheet)
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Europe
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Provenance: Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection (collector's stamp verso in red ink);
There are tape stains upper and lower edges of the sheet;

Accession Number:
1956.100
Acquisition Date:
1956-01-01
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Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection

a male prisoner chained to a wall; facing him is the Minister of Justice, Jean Charles Persil; emanating from the prisoner is a "rainbow" of dates from 1830 through 1836;
Cruel judge looks down upon chained man; between them the image of a woman carrying torch; passes through the years 1830 to 1836.