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A nightmare (Un cauchemar) from Croquis Fantastiques

1839
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866)


Catalogue Raisonné

J. Armelhault & E. Bocher, p. 124, no. 482, second

Dimensions

Image: 18 x 19.3 cm (7 1/16 x 7 5/8 in.) Sheet: 24.2 x 21.2 cm (9 1/2 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.824

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 3 in a series of 6 images published under the title Croquis Fantastiques. This image appeared in Le Charivari, January 15, 1839.

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 10/1/1925[exact to month]

Credit Line

Gift of William A. Sargent