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The Action (prostitute?) and the Capitalist (L'Action et le Capitaliste) L'Argent

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


Catalogue Raisonné

J.Armelhault & E.Bocher p. 83, no. 328, II

Dimensions

Image: 19.5 x 15.3 cm (7 11/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 36 x 26 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.123

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 1 in a series entitled L’Argent. This image was published in Le Charivari, August 8, 1838.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell