ANONYMOUSCamarades je vais chercher du renfort. France, n.d. (1814)

Plate: 265 x 325mm; Sheet: 280 x 350mm; Hand-coloured etching; sligthly stained, upper outside margin with stitching holes

This caricature shows Councillor of State Regnaud de Saint-Jean-d’Angély sitting on his horse as it runs away from his troops, fleeing Paris from the Barrière Clichy, at the approach of the allied forces on 30 March 1814. A hanging rope ultimately will bring him to fall.

Broadley D 52; de Vinck 8920; Arenenberg 213