No. 16 Derniére Culbute

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    Caricature of Pierre Waldeck-Rousseau (1846-1904) as a monkey performing tricks on a high wire. Waldeck-Rousseau was appointed by President Émile Loubet to head a cabinet in 1899 at the height of the Dreyfus Affair. He served as Prime Minister of France from 1899 to 1902 and eventually granted Dreyfus a pardon and general amnesty.
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