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Voyons Clara!, from Fourberies de Femmes (2.e Série), published in Le Charivari, April 24, 1841, plate 20

Series/Portfolio:
Fourberies de Femmes (2.e Série)
Artist:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Printer:
Aubert et Cie
Date:
April 24, 1841
Medium:
Lithograph; second state of three (Armelhault & Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 7 1/2 in. (28.2 x 19.1 cm) trimmed
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Howard Carter, 1949
Accession Number:
49.74.126
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: FOURBERIES DE FEMMES / En matière de sentiment / 2.e Série.
At upper right: 20.
At lower left: 222 (in reverse)
At bottom center: Par Gavarni.
At lower right: Imp. d'Aubert & C.ie
At bottom center: Voyons Clara! voyons clara!!.....eh! bien non, tu ne connais pas de petit jeune homme... / allons!..c'est moi qui ne suis qu'un imbécile avec mes bêtises......et tu auras ton schal / de velours........Voyons Clara! voyons.

Marking: On verso at left center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Howard Carter (British, London 1873–1939 London); Donor: Howard Carter (British, London 1873–1939 London)
Armelhault & Bocher 178.681 ii/iii
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