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Ma chère, je l'aime..., plate I from the suite Des Mères de Famille!, published in Le Charivari, November 24, 1847

Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Printer:
Aubert et Cie
Publisher:
Aubert et Cie
Date:
November 24, 1847
Medium:
Crayon and ink lithograph with scraping; second and final state
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 1/16 x 9 1/2 in. (33.1 x 24.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael G. Wilson, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.673.14
Not on view
Inscription: Above image, left: Œuvres Nouvelles de Gavarni.
Above image, right: Des Mères de Famille! 1.
In stone, lower right, reversed: 47-36
Below image, right: Imp. d'Aubert & Cie.
Below image, center: — Ma chère, je l'aime!.... / — Vous le lui avez avouè? / — ............ v'oui...... / — Imprudente!

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 1076 ii/ii
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