Nursing the Spawn of a Tyrant

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Marie Louise recoils from her infant son, seated in her lap, who threatens her with a dagger. Napoleon hides behind a curtain at right. A bishop at left raises a goblet inscribed "Composing Draught" to the Empress.

Nursing the Spawn of a Tyrant, Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London), Hand-colored etching

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