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Le pére si tendre avait promis...

The Loving Father Had Promised..., from the periodical "La Caricature"
Artist: Benjamin Roubaud (1811 - 1847) Primary
Artist: Jean Ernest Aubert (active 1824 - 1906) Printer
19th century
Dimensions: 11.42 x 18.7 in. (29 x 47.5 cm)
Dimensions Extent: image
Object Type: Print
Creation Place: Europe, France
Medium and Support: Lithograph on paper
Credit Line: Gift of James Reed, 2017
Accession Number: 2017.35.381
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The text beneath the image reads "Le pére si tendre avait promis (bis)/ de fair égorger nos" or "The so loving father had promised/ to have our throats cut."


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