French School, (19th century); French. Medium: lithograph. Date: 1898. L'Affaire Zola, portraits des principaux temoins: General Gonse, Major Ravary, General de Boisdeffre (1839-1919), Major Lauth and Auguste Scheurer-Kestner (1833-99); in 1898, French writer Emile Zola (1840-1902) had a letter published in the newspaper L'Aurore accusing the government of anti-Semetism and the unlawful imprisonment of Alfred Dreyfus, a French-Jewish General Staff officer, sentenced to life in prison for espionage; Provenance: Private Collection / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.