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Monsieur le sergent major, le caporal Télemaque... La Boite aux 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: 28.7 x 18.5 cm (11 5/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.804

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.

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.

Duplicate of 51.125

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of William A. Sargent