"Heur et malheur de la crinoline" (bottom of sheet)

French
about 1858


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 36.3cm (7 1/2 x 14 5/16in.)

Accession Number

59.699

Medium or Technique

Engraving on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Caricature scenes on the theme of crinolines; colored engraving inscribed below, on the plate, “Fabrique d’Estampes de Gangel, à Metz .. Déposé.” Mounted on paper sheet with a black and white lithograph (caricature of jockey) mounted on reverse. Soiled and slightly stained.

Provenance

Gift to the MFA, 1959

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield