• Created Date
  • [1815]
  • Description
  • Caption on image: Le Lis [lys] Confessant La Violette (The lily confessing the violet) Dialogue and signage: [Scroll held by Napoleon] Confession Generale Victoires Aboukir, Marengo, Ulm, Jena, Friedland, Austerlitz, Eylau, Wagram, Moscowa, Lutzen, Vurchen, Monmirail, Brienne, Champ-Aubert, etc. (General confessions...[followed by list of battles]) [Name on Confessional] Père Tartufe XVIII (Father Tartuffe the 18th) [Sign under priest] Charte ... more
    Caption on image: Le Lis [lys] Confessant La Violette (The lily confessing the violet) Dialogue and signage: [Scroll held by Napoleon] Confession Generale Victoires Aboukir, Marengo, Ulm, Jena, Friedland, Austerlitz, Eylau, Wagram, Moscowa, Lutzen, Vurchen, Monmirail, Brienne, Champ-Aubert, etc. (General confessions...[followed by list of battles]) [Name on Confessional] Père Tartufe XVIII (Father Tartuffe the 18th) [Sign under priest] Charte Constitutionnelle (Constitutional Charter) Paper in the priest's hand] Penitence, Acte de Contrition,Penitence/Acte de Contrition/Proscrit jusqu'au pressant besoin (Punishment, Act of Contribution, prohibited until there's a pressing need)[Scrolls coming out of hat in front of priest] Indulgence pour les traîtres, Pénitences pour les défenseurs de la patrie (Indulgence for traitors, punishments for defenders of the fatherland) [Scroll held by soldier with wooden leg] Pénitence, 1er Acte d’Humilité, Éloigné de... less
  • Format
  • image
    print
    Etching, hand colored
    plate mark 25 x 35 cm. on sheet 28 x 39 cm.
    Scanned from original drawing in RGB at 200-400 dpi, saved in TIFF format, changed to indexed color, enhanced and resized using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2006