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"Heur et malheur de la crinoline" (bottom of sheet)

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Caricature scenes on the theme of crinlines; colored engraving inscribed below, on the plate, "Fabrique d'Estampes de Gangel, à Metz .. Déposé." Mounted on paper sheet with a black and white lithograph (caricature of jockey) mounted on reverse. Soiled and slightly stained.

Provenance

Gift to the MFA, 1959

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield

French, about 1858

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 36.3cm (7 1/2 x 14 5/16in.)

Accession Number

59.699

Medium or Technique

Engraving on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints