"A la requête du sieur Vautour et caetera . . ." Les Lorettes

1842
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866)


Catalogue Raisonné

J Armelhualt & E Bocher, p. 210, no. 794, Second

Dimensions

Image: 22.3 x 19.2 cm (8 3/4 x 7 9/16 in.) Sheet: 28.5 x 29.5 cm (11 1/4 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.854

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Out on Loan

On display at Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Japan, June 10, 2017 – October 15, 2017

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 32 in a series of 79 images published under the title Les Lorettes. This image appeared in Le Charivari, November 29, 1842. It also appears in a bound album, hand-colored.

Provenance

1925, given by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936) to MFA. (Accession date: October 1, 1925)

Credit Line

Gift of William A. Sargent