The Apology. Meditation. Satisfaction
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The Apology. Meditation. Satisfaction

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Date made: 1836
Maker: Clay, Edward Williams
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 10 1/2 x 14 1/8 in.; 26.67 x 35.8775 cm
ID number: DL*60.3389
Negative number: 2003-19969


Description:

Color print of four men standing in a line, three ( Andrew Jackson, King William IV, center, wearing a crown and ermine robe, and Louis Philippe holding a sack labeled "$5.000.000") are holding hands while the fourth, (Martin Van Buren) faces the others with his hat in hand. Van Buren is counseling Jackson to allow King William to mediate the dispute with the French but Jackson is resisting. Dialog and additional phrases appear on the print.