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New Square of the Bastille

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Title

New Square of the Bastille

Creator

None Identified

Source

Library of Congress

Date

1789

Rights

Public Domain

Relation

http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/d/1131/

Format

JPEG

Language

French

Identifier

1131
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division PC 5 - 1789, no. 12 (A size) [P&P]

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Original Format

Etching, hand colored

Physical Dimensions

21 x 18.5 cm

Title (English)

New Square of the Bastille

Title (French)

Nouvelle Place de la Bastille

Caption

Ami le temps passé n’est plus, rendons à César ce qui appartient à César, et à la Nation ce qui est à la Nation. (Louis XVI, Restaurateur de la Liberté Française)

Caption (English)

The friend of times past is no longer. Render to Caesar what belongs to Caesar, to the Nation what is the Nation’s. (Louis XVI, Restorer of French Liberty)