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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 p6, No. 34, ii

Dimensions

Image: 22.3 x 15.4 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/16 in.) Overall: 26 x 18.3 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1763

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

See duplicate 37.161. Printed by Bertauts, Paris. Appeared in Les Beaux-Arts, Paris, Curmer, 1st vol, 1843.

The caricaturist Gavarni here presents himself in elegantly casual bohemian costume.

Provenance

Mr. L. Aaron Lebowich, Boston, MA; by whom given 9/13/1951

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich