Portrait of Gavarni (Self-portrait)
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866)
J. Armelhault & E. Bocher, p. 6, No. 34
18.73 x 13.97 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Lithograph: crayon and brush, with scraping, on thin gray paper mounted during printing, 2nd state.
Not On View
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.
Marcel Guinot, Paris from whom purchased ($20) 1/14/1937
Louis Curtis Fund