1839 French legislative election
Composition of the Chamber of Deputies
The 1839 general election organized the fifth legislature of the July Monarchy. The election was held on 2 March and 6 July.
Only citizens paying taxes were eligible to vote. The left won the election with a majority of 240 seats over the right.
|Opposition||André Dupin (Third Party)
François Arago (Republican)
|Ministerials||Adolphe Thiers (Centre-left)
François Guizot (Centre-right)
Louis-Philippe of France did not have a majority and dissolved the legislature on 16 June 1842.