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Danger des pommades à faire pousser les Cheveux [...], from Les Revers des Médailles

Series/Portfolio:
Les Revers des Médailles
Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Printer:
Balathier
Date:
ca. 1845
Medium:
Lithograph; second state of two (Armelhault & Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/16 x 10 5/8 in. (36.1 x 27 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Weston J. Naef, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.1123.4
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: Le Revers des Médailles.
At lower left: G. 24
At lower right: Lith. d' A. de Balathier, rue Jacob, 48,
At bottom center: Danger des Pommades à faire pousser les Cheveux / Quand, pour s'en servir, on oublie de prendre des gants.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at lower left in graphite: WJN personal
On recto at lower left: Maroni collector's stamp
Albert Maroni; Donor: Weston J. Naef
Armelhault & Bocher 477.1993 ii/ii
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