Louis XVI, King of France, born 23 August 1754, beheaded 21 January 1793

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Title

Louis XVI, King of France, born 23 August 1754, beheaded 21 January 1793

Description

Louis quickly became a matyr to the royalist cause, as this and other memorials indicate.

Creator

Le Vachez, Charles François Gabriel (engraver)
Jean Duplessi-Bertaux (designer)

Source

Bibliothèque Nationale de France

Date

1798-1817

Rights

Public Domain

Relation

http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/d/209/|Collection de Vinck. <em>Un siècle d'histoire de France par l'estampe, 1770-1870</em>. Vol. 3 (pièces 346-487), Ancien Régime et Révolution

Format

JPEG

Language

French

Identifier

209

Original Format

Engraving

Physical Dimensions

43.5 x 28 cm

Title (French)

Louis XVI , dernier Roi des Français, né le 23 aoust 1754

Citation

Le Vachez, Charles François Gabriel (engraver) and Jean Duplessi-Bertaux (designer), “Louis XVI, King of France, born 23 August 1754, beheaded 21 January 1793,” LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY: EXPLORING THE FRENCH REVOUTION, accessed September 26, 2020, https://revolution.chnm.org/items/show/211.