DAC Collection Object Information
Arrival of the Replacements (Arrivée des Remplacans),
Etching on laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Dimensions (Plate): 263 x 359 mm (10.4 x 14.1 in.)
Inscribed, lower center: title and “Ou Tableau de Paris et de la France, en Floreal…”
Accession number: 19188.8.131.52
Gift of Heinrich Schwarz (DAC Curator 1954–1972), 1969
Provenance / Collectors' marks: Heinrich Schwarz (Lugt 1372)
The pair of prints (with DAC 19184.108.40.206), contrasting a poor couple arriving in Paris and a bourgeois couple departing in a carriage, probably satirizes the custom of paying for substitutes for army recruitment.
Work Type: print
Related Works: See DAC 19220.127.116.11 for the other print in this pair.
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