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Larevellière-Lépeaux sits in a disordered quack doctor's room, in the presence of seven wounded French generals, one of them vomiting; satirizing French defeats in 1799 and Bonaparte's failed imperial ambitions in the east. Coloured etching by J. Gillray, 1799.

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1799

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    French generals retiring, on account of their health; - with Lepaux presiding in the directorial dispensary.




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