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Comme ca doit vous coûter cher madame Hortense, une calêche comme cà, bleue avec les deux chevaux!, from Les Lorettes, published in Le Charivari, December 17, 1842, plate 34

Series/Portfolio:
Les Lorettes
Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Printer:
Aubert et Cie
Publisher:
Bauger et Cie (Paris)
Date:
December 17, 1842
Medium:
Lithograph; second state of three (Armelhault & Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/4 x 9 13/16 in. (37.5 x 25 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1981
Accession Number:
1981.1033.5
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: LES LORETTES.
At lower left: 333-1841 (in reverse)
At lower right: 42-47 (in reverse)
At lower left: Chez Bauger, r. du Croissant, 16.
At lower right: Imp. d'Aubert et C.ie
At bottom center: –Comme ça doit vous coûter cher madame Hortense, une calêche comme çà, bleue avec les / deux chevaux! / –Moins cher qu'à toi tes socque, imbécile.

Marking: On verso at top center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Marilyn Pink
Armelhault & Bocher 211.796 ii/iii
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