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Portrait of Gavarni (Self-portrait)

1842
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866)


Catalogue Raisonné

J. Armelhault & E. Bocher, p. 6, No. 34

Dimensions

18.73 x 13.97 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

37.101

Medium or Technique

Lithograph: crayon and brush, with scraping, on thin gray paper mounted during printing, 2nd state.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed by Bertauts, Paris. Appeared in Les Beaux-Arts, Paris, Curmer, 1st vol, 1843.
See duplicate 51.1763.
The caricaturist Gavarni here presents himself in elegantly casual bohemian costume.

Provenance

Marcel Guinot, Paris from whom purchased ($20) 1/14/1937

Credit Line

Louis Curtis Fund