Genre, France, Satory, Gastronomy, Refreshment Drinks, Military
"Les raffraichissemens aux prochaines revues de Satory"
(Refreshment drinks at the next parade in Satory)
"Mes amis le temps du champagne est passé! mes moyens ne me permettent plus de vous offrir du coco!"
(My friends, the times of champagne are over. My possibilities allow to offer you only hot chocolate!"
Satory is a suburb south of Versailles with large military attachments.
The text refers to the death of Louis-Philippe, French King from 1830-1848, who died in 1850.
He was aimed at by many famous caricaturists.
Lithograph by Charles Vernier (1813-1887)
Series: "Actualites Nr. 84"
Published in "Le Charivari"
Paris, March 15, 1851
Original antique print
Light foxing. Upper right corner has repaired tear. Beyond: Minor traces of age and use.
Reverse side has unrelated text print. Vertical centerfold.
23 x 33 cm (ca. 9 x 13")
Satory; south of Versailles in France; military camp, housing: Gendarmerie;
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