Primary Source

Arrest of Louis Capet at Varennes, June 22, 1791

  • Print of angry crowd of revolutionaries

Annotation

This print shows an angry crowd of fervent revolutionaries breaking down doors to arrest the King.

Cheur and Jean-Louis Prieur, 1793-1795, Bibliothèque Nationale de France.

Transcription

Title in French
Arrestation de Louis Capet à Varennes, le 22 Juin 1791

Credits

Bibliothèque nationale de France, département Estampes et photographie, RESERVE QB-370 (23)-FT 4

http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b69477847

How to Cite This Source
Arrest of Louis Capet at Varennes, June 22, 1791 in World History Commons,