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Abuses to Suppress

  • Print of man in carriage running over servants


This print depicts the Third Estate—represented by the peasant at the rear of the chariot, the worker leading the horse, and the merchant driving—delivering to the National Assembly a petition listing "abuses" to be remedied.

Dessal, Abuses to Suppress, 1789, Bibliothèque Nationale de France.


Abus à supprimé

Présentée à l'Assemblée Nationale par le Tiers-etats, cy devant nommée

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