No. 49 La casserole de Fontainebleu

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    Caricature of an unidentified man (probably Alfred Dreyfus) as a dog sitting in a large cooking pot. Dreyfus, a Jew, and a captain in the French Army was falsely convicted of treason, tortured, and exiled for allegedly selling French military intelligence to the Germans in 1895. In 1906, an appeals court pronounced Dreyfus' innocence and he was re-instated in the army and promoted to Lieutenant Colonel.
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