Requires Photography

Merci, Monsieur le Marquis... (from Les Coulisses)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

J. Armelhault E. Bocher, p. 117, no. 449, II

Dimensions

Image: 24 x 17.7 cm (9 7/16 x 6 15/16 in.) Platemark: 36.8 x 25.3 cm (14 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.147

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 1 in a series of 31 pieces published under the title Les Coulisses. This image appeared in Le Charivari, February 1, 1838.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell