Lamartine Adam-Salomon, Antoine Samuel  (French, 1818-1881)

Bas-relief carved from nature by Adam Salomon drawn and engraved by Gustave Levy, so as to imitate an ancient medal. Under the title: The time has come to light the lighthouse of reason and morality on our political storms, to formulate the new social symbol that the world begins to sense and understand: "The symbol of love and charity among men" (Lamartine)

As listed in the BnF catalog: Head of Lamartine, from left to right, on a background that imitates marble. : [print] Author: Levy, Gustave (1819-1894). engraver Author: Solomon, Adam. Painter of the model Publisher: Paris, published by Goupil, Vibert & C.ie, boulevard Montmartre, 15 Publisher: () Subject: Lamartine, Alphonse of (1790-1869) Subject: France – 1848 (Provisional Government) Reference: De Vinck, 13760 Description: Belongs to the documentary ensemble: Est19Vinck Source: National Library of France, Department Prints and Photography, Collection note: http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb38793113w Relationship: Belongs to: [Recueil. Vinck Collection. A century of history of France by the print, 1770-1870. Flight. 109 (coins 13742-13841), Republic of 1848] Relationship: http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb41519962w Origin : National Library of France
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References

De Vinck Collection: Analytical Inventory. Volume VII, The Revolution of 1848 and the Second Republic / N. Villa, 1955