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Perilous Pears Pickled, Please: Philipon and Louis-Philippe I

By |2019-06-22T19:40:29+00:00September 23rd, 2016|Food Blog, Food, France & Politics|

The pear motif in caricatures of King Louis-Philippe I (1773-1850) that were drawn by Charles Philipon (1800-1862) and his fellow caricaturists has been analyzed by critics from many angles, but an approach that seems not [...]

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