Paul GAVARNI(Comte) de VILLEDEVILLEMERCIER ET CIE, Je dois me connaitre en chales mieux que toi, Manon ... [I must know shawls better than you, Manon ...] Enlarge 1 /1

Paul GAVARNI

France 1804 – 1866

(Comte) de VILLEDEVIL

France born 1850

publisher

LEMERCIER ET CIE

France commenced 1851 – 1866

printer (organisation)

Je dois me connaitre en chales mieux que toi, Manon ... [I must know shawls better than you, Manon ...] 1853 Description: No.15 from the series Les Lorettes Vieillies [The Old Lorettes] AB 1377
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph Support: paper

Primary Insc: printed from the stone above the image 'MASQUES ET VISAGES' printed from the stone beneath the image 'Par Gavarni/LES LORETTES VIEILLIES/15/-Je dois me connairtre en chates mieux que toi, Man, qui n'a/jamais porte que des cachemires d'osier..... moi qu'ai porte des cachemires de l'Inde!/ Imp Lemercier, Paris printed from the stone within image l.l. 5.2.79
Dimensions: comp 19.2 h x 16.2 w cm sheet 37.4 h x 26.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Armelhaut & Bocherwhat(1873),1377
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1323