Item 3 - Print of Marie-Anne Charlotte Corday

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GB235 BLT/4/3


Print of Marie-Anne Charlotte Corday


  • 1795 (Creation)

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Print on paper in a wooden frame with glass panel.

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Print of Marie-Anne Charlotte Corday entitled, 'Marie Anne Charlotte Corday, ci-devat Darmans Agée de 25 ans'. Portrait of Charlotte Corday, half-length, sitting at desk in her cell, holding a letter to her parents; in circle, with below a small figurative scene showing her assassinating Marat in his bath-tub. The portrait is in a black and gold painted wooden frame with a glass panel.
Another copy is held in the British Museum collection:
(Box 4)

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Open for viewing on appointment with the archivist.

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Permission for reproduction required from RBGE.

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  • French

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Fragile, careful handling required.

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