French School, (18th century); French. Medium: marquetry wood. Date: 18th Century. Armoire-buffet a decor Revolutionnaire; embleme et devise de l'union; 'By watering the ashes of our dear brothers, we swear to follow your example'; funeral urn and a flag showing a man weeping are symbols of the determination of the French people to imitate the courage of the dead revolutionaries; Provenance: Musee de la Ville de Paris, Musee Carnavalet, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.