Misère et Splendeur

1908
Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Crauzat 287

Dimensions

Image: 20.2 x 15.1 cm (7 15/16 x 5 15/16 in.) Sheet: 32.5 x 26.6 cm (12 13/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M25340

Medium or Technique

Crayon lithograph printed in black ink on china paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Abandoned illustration initially projected for the Romanian poem “Emperor and Proletarian” translated by Clarnet

Inscription

Recto: in pencil, l.l.: Misère et splendeur; in pencil, l.r.: Steinlen's signature

Provenance

1914, sold by R. Gutekunst, London, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 26, 1914)

Credit Line

Bought of R. Gutekunst