- Museum number
- Object: Serment du Jeu de Paume le 20 juin 1789
Bailly administering the oath at the National Assembly in tennis court at Versailles, after Jacques Louis David; the deputy stands on a table at centre, his right hand raised, while around him deputies swear the oath, with the exception of Joseph Martin-Dauch, who sits with his arms folded on his chest at right; in the centre foreground a monk, a priest and a Protestant minister embrace; finished state, before letter. c1815
Etching and engraving
- Production date
- 1815 (circa)
Height: 161 millimetres
Width: 225 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- After David's unfinished painting (1790/94), now in the collections of the Musée du Château de Versailles.
For explanatory key to principal figures see 1917,1208.1305.
For lettered state see 1874,1114.577.
- Not on display
- Associated events
Associated Event: Tennis-court oath 1789
Associated Event: French Revolution 1789
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