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The air being mild and the sky blue, Euclidet, Mrs. Euclidet and a certain little cousin give themselves a day for frolicking in the Meudon woods... (L'air étant doux et le ciel bleu, Euclidet, m'ame Euclidet et certain petit cousin se donnent un jour d'ébats le bois de Meudon...), plate V from the suite Le Dimanche, published in La Caricature, June 7, 1840

Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Printer:
Aubert et Cie
Publisher:
Bauger et Cie (Paris)
Date:
June 7, 1840
Medium:
Crayon and ink lithograph with scraping; second state of three
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 15/16 x 13 1/8 in. (25.2 x 33.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael G. Wilson, 1981
Accession Number:
1981.1226.27
Not on view
Signature: Signed in plate, lower right, reversed: Gavarni

Inscription: Inscribed in plate, above image, center: Le Dimanche No. 3.
Inscribed in plate, above image, right: La Caricature
Inscribed in plate, toward center, reversed: 40-78
Inscribed in plate, below image, center: Par Gavarni
Inscribed in plate, below image, center: (L'air étant doux et le ciel bleu, Euclidet, m'ame Euclidet et certain petit cousin se donnet un jour / d'ébats dans le bois de Meudon. M'ame Euclidet et le petit cousin sont à cueillir des noisettes. Euclidet / étudie le théorème XII de la trigonométrie sphérique de Wlac.) / Deux angles d'un triangle sphérique étant de même affection, que devient la perpendiculaire abaissée du troisième?
Inscribed in plate, below text, left: Chez, Bauger R. du Croissant 16.
Inscribed in plate, below text, right: Imp. d'Aubert et Cie

Marking: Collector's mark of Albert Maroni (Lugt 150b), recto, lower left in red ink
Michael G. Wilson; Albert Maroni; Donor: Michael G. Wilson
Armelhault and Bocher 272ii/iii
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