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A Miserable Family

Artist:
Pierre Paul Prud'hon (French, Cluny 1758–1823 Paris)
Printer:
Godefroy Engelmann (German (born France), Mulhouse 1788–1839 Mulhouse)
Date:
early 19th century
Medium:
Lithograph; second state of four
Dimensions:
image: 5 3/4 x 3 13/16 in. (14.6 x 9.7 cm) plate: 7 5/16 x 5 3/16 in. (18.5 x 13.2 cm) sheet: 10 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (25.7 x 18.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.650.119
Not on view
Inscription: Above image: "Salon de 1822 - No. 1045"
Below image, on right: "Lith. de G. Engelmann"
Bottom, centered: "Une Famille Malheureuse"; "No. (L'Album Journal)"
William M. Ivins Jr. (American, 1878–1964); Vendor: Barbara Ivins (American, 1913–1991)
Goncourt 10-13.9; Laveissière 309.218
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