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FRENCH REPUBLIC, 1798.
Celebrating the 7th anniversary of the French Republic in French-occupied Rome, Italy. Contemporary Italian pen and ink drawing.
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BATTLE OF FAMARS, 1793.
The Battle of Famars, near Valenciennes, France, between an Allied army of Austrian, Hanoverian and British troops against the French Republic on 23 May 1793, during the War of the First Coalition. Engraving, English, 1793.
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0117883
CULT OF SUPREME BEING.
The cult proclaimed state religion by Maximilien Robespierre in 1794 during the French Revolution. Satirical watercolor by an unidentified French artist, 1796.
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0085467
ANTI-FRENCH CARTOON, 1798.
'Destruction of the French Collossus.' The French Republic, caricatured as a bloodstained monster with the head of the guillotined King Louis XVI around its neck, is struck by lightning bolts wielded by Great Britain as it attempts to straddle the Mediterranean. Cartoon by James Gillray, 1798.
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0169178
FRENCH REVOLUTIONARY WARS.
Soldiers of the French Republic in Mannheim, 1795.
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0169173
LIBERTY TREE OF MAINZ.
Founding of the Republic of Mainz (after the French model), after the city had been conquered by General Custine in the French Revolutionary War, October 21, 1792. Contemporary colored engraving.
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LOUIS PASTEUR (1822-1895).
French chemist and microbiologist. Pasteur's funeral in Paris, 5 October 1895. Photogravure, 1897, after a painting by Jean Baptiste Édouard Detaille.
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0058259
ALPHONSE de LAMARTINE
(1790-1869). Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de Lamartine. French poet. Lamartine rejects the red flag at Hotel de Ville, Paris, 25 February 1848 during the February Revolution. Oil on canvas by Henri Philippoteaux, 1848.
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GEORGES CLEMENCEAU
(1841-1929). French statesman. Giving a speech at a political gathering at the Cirque Fernando in Montmartre, Paris. Oil on canvas, 1885, by Jean François Raffaelli.
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0073850
PARIS: REVOLUTION OF 1830.
Following their successful overthrow of King Charles X, revolutionaries in Paris, France, dismantle a barricade to make way for the Duke of Orléans, Louis Philippe (on horseback), who has accepted the throne of France on terms agreeable to them, 30 July 1830. Steel engraving, French, c1850, after a painting by Horace Vernet.
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0130939
FRANCE: ELECTION, 1946.
A French woman voting on a referendum that will result in the rejection of the Constitution for the Fourth French Republic, 5 May 1946.
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REPUBLICAN CALENDAR, 1793.
The French Republican Calendar, proposed during the French Revolution, 1793.
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FRANCE: SUFFRAGETTES, 1908.
French suffragettes protesting at the polls. Illustration from a French newspaper of 1908.
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FRENCH REV: VOLUNTEERS
from Marseilles summoned to join the French Revolution. Contemporary French painting.
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PARIS: REVOLUTION OF 1830.
Revolutionaries in Paris, France, fight troops loyal to King Charles X from behind a barricade, July 1830. Oil on canvas, 1889, by Georges Jules Auguste Cain.
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FRENCH REVOLUTION, 1789.
Unloading gunpowder at a port in Saint Paul, 6 August 1789. Contemporary French engraving by Jean-Louis Prieur.
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0028548
WORLD WAR I: FRENCH PARADE.
World War I victory parade at the Arc de Triomphe, France from Le Petit Journal, 14 July 1919.
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RALPH ABERCROMBY
(1734-1801). Scottish soldier and politician. The death of Abercromby during a battle in Alexandria, Egypt, 21 March 1801, against the French Campaign in Egypt and Syria. Engraving, English, 19th century.
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0115524
MAO TSE-TUNG CARTOON, 1958.
'Confuse us, he say...' Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev (left) and Western leaders (left-to-right) Dwight Eisenhower of the United States, Charles de Gaulle of France, and Harold Macmillan of Great Britain puzzle over how best to deal with Chinese Communist leader Mao Tse-tung (seated, center). English cartoon, 1958.
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MILITARY BALLOON.
The first attempt at military aeronautics, by French forces at the time of the French Revolution, 1790s. Wood engraving, American, 1869.
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0115518
DE GAULLE AND STALIN, 1947.
'Across the Moon.' The shadow of General Charles de Gaulle passes in front of the moon, which bears the face of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. English cartoon by Leslie Illingworth, 1947, commenting on the founding of de Gaulle's Rassemblement du Peuple Français (RPF) to counter the influence of the French Communist Party. RESTR
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FRENCH REVOLUTION, 1830.
Parisians rebelling on July 1830. Contemporary French canvas.
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0053868
PARIS: MILITARY PARADE
On the Champs-Élysées, 14 July 1967.
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WORLD WAR I: FRENCH POSTER.
'For the Flag! For Victory!' A French National Loan poster during World War I.
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HISTORY.
Militaria, France, 18th-19th century. Military uniforms of the French Republic, 1799-1815. Color plate by Quinto Cenni. Full Credit: DEA / A. DE GREGORIO / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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FINE ART.
Allegory of the Republic, 1848, by Honore Daumier (1808-1879), oil on canvas, 73x60 cm. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0016278
PARIS COMMUNE, 1871.
Lithograph by Paul Hadol of Marianne drawing back a curtain to reveal who has controlled France for the previous twenty years. Title-page of the series 'La Menagerie imperiale,' 1870.
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PARIS: WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE.
Women's suffrage demonstration at Paris, May 1917. Watercolor by Felix Bard.
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0022733
BLERIOT'S FLIGHT, 1909.
French tapestry inspired by Louis Bleriot's successful English Channel flight, 25 July 1909.
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WORLD WAR I: SOMME FRONT.
French President Raymond Poincare and Commander-in-Chief Joseph Joffre visiting the front during the Battle of the Somme, 1916. Stereograph.
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BLANCHARD: ITALY, 1812.
Madame Jean Pierre Blanchard rising in a balloon above Turin, Italy, in 1812: contemporary French colored engraving.
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WWII: FRENCH POSTER, 1944.
'Victory by the Allies is now certain'.
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0265035
PARIS: EMPEROR'S FETE, 1868.
Display of fireworks from the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, during the annual emperor's fete, 1868. Contemporary British engraving.
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0103776
FRENCH REVOLUTION, 1795.
In the hall of the National Convention, Boissy d'Anglas salutes the head of the deputy, Jean Feraud, presented on a pike by riotous Jacobins, during the events of the 1 Prairial 1795. Oil on canvas, 1831, by Vinchon.
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0016279
PARIS COMMUNE, 1871.
'I will be free! It's my right and I defend myself.' Lithograph by W. Alexis, French, 1871.
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0076435
BRITISH COLONIALISM, 1901.
'Partners.' English cartoon by Bernard Partridge from 'Punch,' 1901, on the close relationship between Britain and her colonies. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0024821
DELACROIX: LIBERTY, 1830.
Liberty Guiding the People. Oil on canvas, 1830, by Eugene Delacroix.
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TIMBUKTU, 1894.
French forces seize the Saharan city of Timbuktu from the Tuaregs, January 1894. Wood engraving from a contemporary French newspaper.
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MONET: HOTEL/TROUVILLE.
Claude Monet: L'Hotel des Roches-Noires-Trouville. Canvas, 1870.
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FRANCE: 14 JULY 1945.
Front page of the French newspaper 'Ce Soir,' 14 July 1945, commemorating the liberation of Paris the previous year.
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