French School, (19th century); French. Medium: etching. Date: 19th Century. Bonaparte preserve pendant la seance du 18 brumaire; Bonaparte elected commander in chief for the army of Paris; assemblies (Conseil des Anciens and Cinq-Cents) moved to St.Cloud on the pretext of Jacobin conspiracy; resistance of Cinq-Cents but Bonaparte is protected by the grenadiers; deputies supposed to have tried to kill Bonaparte; Provenance: Musee de l'Ile de France, Sceaux, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.