Monsieur le Sargent major. . . . from La Boite sux Lettres

1838
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866)


Catalogue Raisonné

J. Armelhault & E. Bocher, p. 92, no. 357

Dimensions

Image: 26.6 x 17.6 cm (10 1/2 x 6 15/16 in.) Sheet: 36 x 26 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.125

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 22 in a series entitled La Boite aux Lettres. This image appeared in Le Charivari, October 27, 1838. See duplicate 25.804.

As of May 19, 2011, MFA has another in the series, A & B no. 348; but this has no MFA accession number. It is also located in Box 487.

Provenance

Miss Amy Pleadwell, Boston, MA; by whom given to MFA, 1/11/1951

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell