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Freedom and equality | Freiheit und Gleichheit - Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki prints
Freedom and equality | Freiheit und Gleichheit - Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki prints
Freedom and equality | Freiheit und Gleichheit - Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki prints
Freedom and equality | Freiheit und Gleichheit - Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki prints

Freedom and equality | Freiheit und Gleichheit

By Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki

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Freedom and equality | Freiheit und Gleichheit - Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki print

Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki
1793

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Date: 1793

Medium: etching

Edition size: limited

Image size: 5,9 x 5,7 cm

Sheet size: 10,5 x 9,5 cm

Condition: excellent

Signature: signed

Price: €700 (incl. taxes)

Description:

signed and dated lower right: "D: Chodowiecki f: & inv: 1793".

"A young lady to the left with a fan in her left is grabbed by a Shrone Sweeper on her chin jumping up next to her right. All he wears is a shirt, a ladder and a Jacobin hat. The artist says in handwriting:'A chimney sweep boy allows himself to caress a girl. It cannot prevent it, and are the consequences of unrestrained freedom and equality" (Engelmann 1857, p. 388).


Series:

Catalogue raisonné: Engelmann E 723 II/II

Keywords:

Sansculottes, Politics, Criticism, Satire, Caricature, French Revolution, Jacobin, Paris, Marianne, classicism, genre

Condition:

Very good condition, pale mildewed in places.


Chod/D 733

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