Print

Les Evenements De Paris; Massacre De Mrg. Darboy Et Des Otages

1871 (printed)

Unknown

E.1444-1962 PDP

'Massacre De Mrg. Darboy Et Des Otages'. Print showing the execution of Archbishop Darboy and others by firing squad. Hand-coloured lithograph, France, 1871.

Print showing the execution of archbishop Darboy and others by firing squad. On the right is a group of soldiers opening fire. In the centre is the group of men being executed. Print from a set of caricatures, broadsheets and illustrations in ten volumes. Each volume is half-bound in red leather, gold tooled and stamped with imperial emblems, title etc.

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 205

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