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Womens Club at the Cafe Otto
Womens Club at the Cafe Otto
Date:
ca. 1793
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Graphite Under Brush And Black Ink Heightened With Watercolor, Pastels, And Black Chalk And Charcoal With Stumping On Cream Wove Paper Now Discolored Beige
Dimensions:
Image: 419 x 505 mm (16 1/2 x 19 7/8 in.)
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Object Type:
Provenance:

(according to de Batz): Ritschel Germany,(according to inscription on back of mount); de Batz family, deBatz coll., AFGA purchase.

Accession Number:
1967.17.202
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Georges de Batz Collection, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Scene of rowdy females meeting in a room with a view of the capitol, all are dressed simply with plain bonnets, some brandish swords, others hold babes to their breasts, woman on podium incites rebellion, followers raise hands in unification, possibly female fighters of FRENCH REVOLUTION.

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