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ID: 700001203Record Type: Movable Work
Halte la, monstres (etching (print); unknown printmaker; published ca. 1792; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 2698-115; 698115; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.19,f.7))
Note: A variant of this caricature, titled Nous verrons qui l'emportera, was announced in the Journal de la cour et de la ville on March 15, 1792; The satirical print represents a combat between French revolutionaries who are proponents of the constitution and noblemen; Accompanied by Jacobins, Mayor Pétion of Paris rides the beast of the Gévaudan, symbol of the constitution. He tramples ecclesiastical and royal emblems, as he is being attacked with clubs and daggers by Hercules and noblemen; Forms part of: Prints of the French Revolution, 1774-ca. 1840 (Special Collections, accn. no. P980009*). Publication: [ca. 1792].
Titles:
Halte la, monstres (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Satirical depiction of combat between French revolutionaries, who are proponents of the constitution, and noblemen (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 ca. 1792

Creator Display:
unknown printmaker [preferred,VP]
unknown (unknown cultural designation) [500125274]
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: 2698-115; 698115; (CMalG)1516-756; accession number: P980009* (bx.19,f.7)
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, hand coloring
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>)
hand coloring [300133555]
.......(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>, coloring (process))
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: plate mark 11.7 x 18 cm, on sheet 24 cm
General Subject:
satire (preferred )
human figure(s)

Specific Subjects:
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)
Club des Jacobins (French political society, 1789-1799) [500354263]
.....(Corporate Bodies) (ULAN)
caricatures [300015634]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by form>, <visual works by form: image form>) (AAT)
French Revolution
..... Iconography Candidate
Hercules [1000042]
.....((Greek and Roman iconography, Religion/Mythology)) (ICON)
nobility [300025942]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), groups of people, social groups, social classes, <social classes by specific type>, upper class, aristocracy (social class)) (AAT)
Pétion, Jérôme (French politician, 1756-1794) [500354250]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
politics [300055537]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, social science concepts, political concepts) (AAT)

Provenance: lfell; Purchase.
Inscriptions: Halte la, monstres. Key, lettered a to d, in the lower margin.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Halte la, monstres........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 698115
Satirical depiction of combat between French revolutionaries, who are proponents of the constitution, and noblemen........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
....................... de Vinck 4313
....................... La caricature contre-révolutionnaire / Claude Langlois p. 152-153, no. 83
....................... La caricature révolutionnaire / André Blum no. 323
....................... Hennin 11198
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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