Comparing Celebrations in Two Paintings

These paintings depict two types of celebrations using different artistic techniques. The canvas on the left commemorates the 100th anniversary of the proclamation of the First Republic of France in 1792. The artist portrays this celebratory scene through vibrant color. The painting on the right expresses a critical view of a celebration through satire. What similarities and differences do you notice?

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