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Frederic Sorrieu The first print of the painting shows the people of Europe and America marching towards the Statue of Liberty and paying homage to it. Liberty is personified as a female figure which holds charter rights in one hand and the torch in other. THe shattered images of absolute institutions lies on the earth .Frederic Sorrieu always visualized a world made up of democratic and socialist republics. He wishes to potray a world where all countries respect statue of liberty or in other terms where all countries promote Charter of the Rights of Man and fraternity.

GERMANIA
GERMANIA-personification of the german nation or the germans as a whole commonly associated with the romantic era and revolutions of 1848.she is the female allegorical figure of germany representing germany 's strength,power,willingness to make peace &heroism.she is depicted as a robust woman with long, flowing, reddish blondehair & wearing armour.she often weilds the reichsschwert(imperial sword)&possess a mediaeval style shield that sometimes bears the image of a black eagle on a gold field

Marianne
During the French revolution artists used female allegory to postray ideas such as Liberty, Justice and the Republic. Similar female allegories were invented by artists in the nineteenth century to represent the nation.
In France, nation was represented by Marianne, a pop[ular Christian name which underlined the idea of a peoples’s nation. Her characteristics were drawn from those of liberty and the republic—the red cap, the tricolor and the cockade. Marianne images were marked on coins and stamps as…...

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