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BRISSON

active in 1868

Marat (1743-1793), L'Ami du Peuple

Jean Paul Marat (1743-1793)

1868

bronze

medallion

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 8 14 in.

obverse:
below shoulder: MARAT / L'AMI DU PEUPLE (from the title of the famous revolutionary journal he directed)
behind the head: NE POUVANT / LE CORROMPRE / ILS L'ONT ASSASSIN. (sic)

Acc. No.: 09.150.1

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick S. Wait, 1909

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, May 2019

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1909, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick S. Wait

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (May 3rd, 2019)