le 1 Juillet 1790. No. 41.
[Paris: Auber, 1804.]
Etching. Plate 235 x 280mm (9¼ x 11"). Some foxing to margins and mount burn.
The Fête de la Fédération (14 July 1790) was a huge feast and official event to celebrate the establishment of the short-lived constitutional monarchy. A popular aspect of the event were the lights in the Champs-Elysées. Published in the 'Collection complète des tableaux historiques de la révolution française'.
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