Day of 1 Prairial of the Year III

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Title

Day of 1 Prairial of the Year III

Description

Men and women threaten the deputies on 20 May 1795. They demand "Bread and the Constitution of 1793." This day marked one of the last interventions of ordinary women into national politics.

Creator

Isidore-Stanislas Helman (engraver)
Jean Duplessi-Bertaux (engraver)
Charles Monnet (designer)

Source

Bibliothèque Nationale de France

Date

1796

Rights

Public Domain

Relation

http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/d/117/|Michel Hennin. <em>Estampes relatives à l'Histoire de France</em>. Tome 137, Pièces 12049-12140, période : 1795|de Vinck. <em>Un siècle d'histoire de France par l'estampe, 1770-1870</em>. Vol. 48 (pièces 6461-6583), Ancien Régime et Révolution

Format

JPEG

Language

French

Identifier

117

Original Format

Etching and engraving

Physical Dimensions

36.5 x 47.5 cm

Title (English)

Day of 1 Prairial of the Year III

Title (French)

Journée du 1er Prairial de l’an IIIe

Caption

Ferraud, Représentant du Peuple assassiné dans la Convention Nationale. Paris chez l’Auteur, Rue Honoré

Citation

Isidore-Stanislas Helman (engraver), Jean Duplessi-Bertaux (engraver), and Charles Monnet (designer), “Day of 1 Prairial of the Year III,” LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY: EXPLORING THE FRENCH REVOUTION, accessed August 14, 2020, https://revolution.chnm.org/items/show/123.