Lix, Frederic (1830-97); French. Medium: colour lithograph. Date: 1894. Election du nouveau President; Une Seance preparatoire; Whilst trying to elect a successor to the assassinated French President Marie Francois Sadi Carnot (1837-94) the senators started behaving 'like schoolboys'; M. Sauzet jumped on to a table with a ballot box in his hand; Provenance: Private Collection / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.