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Let's go commissioners, quickly!

Allons vite des commissaires, from "La Caricature"
Artist: Auguste Desperet (1804 – 1865) Primary
Artist: Becquet (active ) Printer
19th century
Dimensions: 8.07 x 10.83 in. (20.5 x 27.5 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: 2017.35.362
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The text beneath the image reads "Allons vite, des commissaires, des archers, des juges, de gênes, des potences, et des bourreaux je veux faire pendre tout le monde" or "come quickly commissioners, arches, judges, genes, gallows and executioners I want to hang eveyone."


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