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C'est gentil, mais..., plate IV from the series Les Parents Terribles, published in Paris (Journal), December 10, 1853

Series/Portfolio:
Masques et Visages
Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Date:
December 10, 1852
Medium:
Lithograph; second and last state
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/8 x 7 3/4 in. (25.7 x 19.7 cm) Image: 7 9/16 x 6 9/16 in. (19.2 x 16.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Léon Dabo, 1955
Accession Number:
55.631.7
Not on view
Inscription: Above image, center: Masques et Visages
In stone, lower left, reversed: 52-49
Below image, center: Par Gavarni. / Les Parens [sic.] Terribles / 4 / — C'est gentil, mais!...... pourquoi est-ce que ton feuillage est toujours / fait avec des mêmes 3?..... 33..... 333..... :333333! ..... mais c'est / gentil.
Léon Dabo (American (born France), 1868–1960 New York); Donor: Léon Dabo (American (born France), 1868–1960 New York)
Armelhault and Bocher (2004) 367.1423 ii/ii
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