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The mobilization of the Dreyfusards

The mobilization of the Dreyfusards

Dreyfus is innocent. The defenders of law, justice and truth © Collections La Contemporaine Publication date: November 2004 Historical context The twists and turns of the Affair The arrest and conviction of a French Jewish officer, Alfred Dreyfus, in December 1894, following the discovery of an anonymous slip containing secret information intended for Germany, seemed to close this banal story of espionage.

Press and Politics

Press and Politics

Freedom of the press ANONYMOUS Seizure of the National presses ADAM Victor-Jean (1801 - 1866) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - BullozClose Title: Seizure of the National presses Author: ADAM Victor-Jean (1801 - 1866) Date represented: 27 July 1830 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Lithograph, printed by Bichebois.

A social vision of the army

A social vision of the army

Close Title: The Poor's Share Author: ROY Marius (1853 - 1921) Creation date: 1886 Represented date: 1886 Dimensions: Height 105 - Width 155 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes website Contact copyright : © Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes, Dist.

A return to the roots of Catholicism

A return to the roots of Catholicism

Close Title: Christ among the peasants Author: VON UHDE Fritz (1848 - 1911) Date of creation: 1885 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 50 - Width 62 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright : © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D.

Jenny the worker heroine of a novel

Jenny the worker heroine of a novel

CloseTitle: Jenny l & 39; Ouvrière.Creation date: 1890Date represented: Dimensions: Height 150 - Width 102Technique and other indications: Lithography.Advertising for a "great novel unpublished". Place of Conservation: MuCEM website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN- Grand Palais - J.-G. Berizzi Image reference: 05-513777 / 61.

An English garden: the Malmaison estate

An English garden: the Malmaison estate

CloseTitle: Le Temple de l & 39; AmourAuthor: GARNERAY Louis (1783 - 1857) Dimensions: Height 16.3 cm - Width 24.3 cmTechnique and other indications: WatercolorLocation of Conservation: National Museum of the Château de Malmaison websiteContact copyright: RMN- Grand Palais (museum of the castles of Malmaison and Bois-Préau) / Daniel Arnaudet / Jean Schormans Image reference: 82-000512 / M.