Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Au Coin de la Borne, from Masques et Visages, par Gavarni, Sèrie nouvelle. Physionomies Parisiennes, plate 36

Series/Portfolio:
Physionomies Parisiennes
Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Printer:
Lemercier (Paris)
Publisher:
Paulin et Le Chevalier
Date:
1857–58
Medium:
Lithograph; second state of two (Armelhault & Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 15/16 x 11 1/2 in. (43 x 29.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1961
Accession Number:
61.538.38
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: PHYSIONOMIES PARISIENNES
At lower right: 57-68. (in reverse)
At lower left: Par Gavarni.
At lower right: Imp. Lemercier, Paris.
At bottom center: 36. / AU COIN DE LA BORNE / Fleurs passés, noeuds fanés, gants poissès, verres cassés.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at right center, diagonally placed: EDWIN De T. BECHTEL stamp
Edwin De Turck Bechtel; Donor: Louise Seaman Bechtel (American, 1894–1985)
Armelhault & Bocher 456.1885 ii/ii
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