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The depicted scene is taking place at prison Conciergerie - the last domicile of Jean Paul Marat’s assassin, Charlotte Corday  Artist Johann Jakob Hauer started portraying Charlotte during the court hearing on July 17th 1793. Upon her permission, he completed an oil portrait during her last hours in the death chamber of Conciergerie. Afterwards, she asked the painter to produce a small copy of this portrait that was to be handed over to her family. 
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The depicted scene is taking place at prison Conciergerie - the last domicile of Jean Paul Marat’s assassin, Charlotte Corday  Artist Johann Jakob Hauer started portraying Charlotte during the court hearing on July 17th 1793. Upon her permission, he completed an oil portrait during her last hours in the death chamber of Conciergerie. Afterwards, she asked the painter to produce a small copy of this portrait that was to be handed over to her family.

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