Tennis Court Oath

The ‘Oath of the Tennis Court’ painted by Auguste Clouder. The painting commemorates the meeting of the Third Estate in France in which all bar one of the 600 deputies swore an oath not to separate until a constitution had been established, June 20, 1989. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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