Jugé le 6 April 1794.
[Paris: Auber, 1804.]
Mezzotint and etching. 430 x 285mm (17 x 11¼"). Some spotting.
Oval mezzotint portrait of Georges Jacques Danton (1759-1794), first President of the Committe of Public Safety, surrounded by an etched border with engraved text and a scene representing his declaring the state of emergency that led to the Terror (a flag is waved advising 'la Patrie en danger'. He was subsequently guillotined on charges of corruption. Published in the 'Collection complète des tableaux historiques de la révolution française'.
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