Lecomte du Nouy, Jean Jules Antoine (1842-1923); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1878. Isaac Moise Cremieux; French lawyer and statesman and defender of human rights and liberties; as Minister of Justice secured abolition of death penalty in France for political offences and abolition of slavery in French colonies; also defender of rights of Jews in France; Provenance: Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.