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Tu n'es qu'un.......m'lon, from "Histoire de Politiquer", Masques et Visages, plate 24, bound in Oeuvres Nouvelles, vol. III

Series/Portfolio:
"Histoire de Politiquer," Masques et Visages
Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Printer:
Lemercier (Paris)
Publisher:
Librairie Nouvelle
Date:
1853
Medium:
Lithograph; third state of three (Armelhault & Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/16 x 10 7/16 in. (38.2 x 26.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1961
Accession Number:
61.538.1(3.74)
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: MASQUES ET VISAGES
At lower left: 53-105. (in reverse)
At bottom center: Par Gavarni.
At lower left: Librairie Nouvelle 15 Boul.t des Italiens
At lower right: Imp. Lemercier, Paris.
At bottom center: "HISTOIRE DE POLITIQUER" / 24 / –Tu n'es qu'un........m'lon. V'la mon opignon su'ton opignon!

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Edwin De Turck Bechtel; Donor: Louise Seaman Bechtel (American, 1894–1985)
Armelhault & Bocher 349.1331 iii/iii
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