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"La Morte d'Amour - Modes et manières de Torquate," plate 72 from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 2, No. 10

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La morte d'amour. Modes et manières (non, celle-ci, la moins singulière) de cette Torquate où l'on voudrait vivre... et mourir comme cette jeune morte. Je parle pour les dames - qui savent d'expérience que nul amour ne compte, qui n'aille jusqu'au sacrifice total et ne porte aux extrémités...

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Provenance

By 1952, William Morris Hunt Memorial Library; accessioned by MFA, Boston, February 12, 2004

Credit Line

Transferred from the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library

French, December 1920

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.35.1

Medium or Technique

Lithograph with hand-applied color (pochoir)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Books