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ID: 700001201Record Type: Movable Work
Héritiers de la constitution (etching (print); unknown printmaker; published: se vend chez Campion; published 1792; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 2698-098; 698098; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.19,f.5))
Note: Announced in the Journal de la cour et de la ville, February 12, 1792; Announced in the Journal du Peuple, April 7, 1792 ("se vend chez Campion"); Key numbered a to k in the lower margin; The royalist satirical print represents members of the National Assembly gathered in a room adorned with paintings; On the right, the Duc d'Orléans attempts to murder a personification of France, while Jacques Necker grabs a bag full of currency, symbol of the national treasury of the Ancient Régime. Oval portraits of Bailly and Péthion adorn the wall of the room; Forms part of: Prints of the French Revolution, 1774-ca. 1840 (Special Collections, accn. no. P980009*). Publication: [1792].
Titles:
Héritiers de la constitution (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Malheurs de la France furent leurs ouvrages (C,U,French,U,U)
HIstory of the Constitution: Satirical depiction of members of the National Assembly, with the Duc d'Orléans attacking France and Jacques Necker grabbing currency of the Ancient Régime (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
etching (print) [300041365] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1792

Creator Display:
unknown printmaker; published: se vend chez Campion [preferred,VP]
publishers Campion (French publisher, active 1792) [500354255]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 2698-098; 698098; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.19,f.5)
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Display Materials: 1 print: etching, tool work, colored
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
tooling [300053876]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, <surface marking processes and techniques>)
coloring (process) [300053043]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, <additive and joining processes and techniques>)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Dimensions: sheet 21.8 x 28.5 cm
General Subject:
satire (preferred )
history and legend

Specific Subjects:
Assemblée nationale (French govenmental body, active 1789) [500354386]
.....(Corporate Bodies) (ULAN)
royalism [300265776]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, social science concepts, political concepts, <political ideologies and attitudes>) (AAT)
constitution [300027437]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by function>, records (documents), <records by form or function>, administrative records) (AAT)
Barnave, Antoine (French politician, 1761-1793) [500354256]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Camus, Armand-Gaston (French revolutionary, 1740-1804) [500354245]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
French Revolution
..... Iconography Candidate
Lameth, Alexandre de (French politician, 1760-1829) [500354257]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Le Chapelier, Isaac-René-Guy (French politician, 1754-1794) [500354258]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Lecouteulx de Canteleu, Jean-Barthélemy (French politician, 1746-1818) [500354259]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Necker, Jacques (French government official, 1732-1804) [500354260]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Orléans, Louis Philippe Joseph, duc d' (French noble, 1747-1793) [500354243]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Pétion, Jérôme (French politician, 1756-1794) [500354250]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Target, Guy-Jean-Baptiste (French politician, 1733-1806) [500354261]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Bailly, Jean Sylvain (French astronomer and political leader, 1736-1793) [500353703]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)

Provenance: lfell; Purchase.
Inscriptions: Héritiers de la constitution les malheurs de la France furent leurs ouvrages.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Héritiers de la constitution........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 698098
Malheurs de la France furent leurs ouvrages........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
HIstory of the Constitution: Satirical depiction of members of the National Assembly, with the Duc d'Orléans attacking France and Jacques Necker grabbing currency of the Ancient Régime........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
....................... La caricature contre-révolutionnaire / Claude Langlois no. 84
....................... de Vinck 5794
Note:
English ..... [GRISC]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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