French Revolution Gardener Of Spades / Cultivateur (valet) De Piques. French Pla ...
Stockphoto ID: 3730152
File name: 331694.jpg
Format: digital, 6000+ pixels longest side
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Description: French Revolution Gardener of Spades / Cultivateur (valet) de piques. French playing card c. 1792 by J. Pinaut. After the revolution, emblems of royalty were removed and French valets (knaves, jacks) became ’cultivateurs’ (cultivators) ’equalities’ (egalites) or ’heroes’ (braves)