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Je t'ai épousé pour charmer mon existence . . .

Inscription

Signed on stone, l.l. h.D.; c. Moeurs Conjugales N. 1

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Plate 1 from Moeurs conjugales in Le Charivari May 19 1839

I married you to get more pleasure out of life and nothing pleases me more than having nothing to carry

1839

Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 0624, II; H.D. 2069

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.7 x 24.4 cm (12 1/2 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

B4238.2

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, second state

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