Le Retour du Parlement

Etching | 22 x 30cm | c. 1774

Jean Bernard Restout

An allegorical scene representing Louis XVI’s order to have the Parlement return to Paris, set in front of the Palace of Justice and the sainte Chapelle.

Credit: Purchase, Stephen A. Geiger Gift, 2016
Object: 2016.35

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