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Apurbo Satapathy

Jun 23, 2015

Who were Marianne and Germania? What was the importance of the way in which they were portrayed?

Who were Marianne and Germania? What was the importance of the way in which they were portrayed?

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Aruna kumari Sripada

Marianne and Germania were the female allegories of France and Germany.

They stood as personifications of the ‘Republic’ and ‘Liberty’.

They were portrayed that they gave the abstract idea of a nation in a concrete form.

They would establish a sense of nationality in the citizens of these countries.  

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