French School, (19th century); French. Medium: coloured engraving. Date: 19th Century. Le porte-faux ou la charge imposante;caricature of Elie Decazes (1780-1860); made a duke by Louis XVIII; his government maintained a precarious balance between the ultra-royalists and the radicals; Provenance: Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.