Primary Source

The Great Man

Cartoon of Napoleon as aa mouse

Annotation

German cartoonists tried to reduce Napoleon down to size, in this case, the size of mice! Here the mice serve as courtiers.

This source is a part of the The Napoleonic Experience teaching module.

Transcription

Title in French
Des grossen Mannes kleine Hofhaltung auf der Glückseligen Insel

Credits

Collection de Vinck. Un siècle d'histoire de France par l'estampe, 1770-1870. Vol. 75 (pièces 9730-9816), Restauration et Cent-Jours.

How to Cite This Source

"The Great Man," in World History Commons, https://worldhistorycommons.org/great-man [accessed January 18, 2022]