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"Acrobats" by Albert Smith, Illustration to "Gavarni in London"

1849
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Cut by Henry Vizitelly (English, 1820–1894)


Dimensions

Block: 14.3 x 11.9 cm (5 5/8 x 4 11/16 in.); Sheet: 19.9 x 16.5 cm (7 13/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

55.2075

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

"H. VIZETELLY Sc" lower left.

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund