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Oui pleurniche va ! pleurniche !: P.53-1949

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Oui pleurniche va ! pleurniche !
Le Carnaval


Gavarni, Paul (Printmaker)
Aubert (Publisher)
Aubert et Cie (Printer)

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With the Marlay Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1949-06)


Production date: AD 1839


From Le Charivari, 10 March 1839, series "Le Carnaval", No 21

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 194 mm Width 157 mm
Sheet Height 363 mm Width 248 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Le Carnaval
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: No 21
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Inscription present: signed in reverse

  • Text: Gavarni
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Chez Aubert gal. Véro-Dodat
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. d'Aubert & Cie
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.53-1949
Primary reference Number: 1354
Armelhaut/Bocher: 394
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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