Court, Joseph Desire (1797-1865); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 19th Century. Signe la proclamation de la lieutenance-generale du royaume; Louis-Philippe (1773-1850) King of the French (1830-48); proclaimed king by Chamber of Deputies; offered throne in return for limitation of powers; following abdication of Charles X; Provenance: Ch�teau de Versailles, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.