Stipple printed in red, scarce. 272 x 381mm. 10¾ x 15". Cut, folded down centre, tear on left.
Storming of the Bastille: French guards firing the cannon and shooting at the prison on the left, while Governor de Launay is taken prisoner on the right. See the British Museum number 1868,0822.7435 for pair; "Monument du despotisme", the demolition of the Bastille after its fall.
[Ref: 23711] £160.00