Requires Photography

Avent l'invention de l'écriture, . . .

1847
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866)


Catalogue Raisonné

J Armelhault & E B p 271, no. 1013, second

Dimensions

Image: 22.8 x 19 cm (9 x 7 1/2 in.) Sheet: 27.4 x 19.8 cm (10 13/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.880

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 10 in a series of 24 pieces published under the title Baliverneries Parisiennes. This image appeared in Le Charivari May 5, 1847. See duplicate 51.1806.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of William A. Sargent