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Qui diable ça peut-il être ?: P.56-1949

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Current Location: In storage


Qui diable ça peut-il être ?
Le Carnaval à Paris


Printmaker: Gavarni, Paul
Publisher: Bauger
Printer: Aubert et Cie



Legal notes

With the Marlay Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1949-06)


Production date: AD 1841


From Le Charivari, 18 March 1841, series "Le Carnaval à Paris", No 6

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

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Support composed of paper
Image Height 197 mm Width 156 mm
Sheet Height 352 mm Width 249 mm

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  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: 6
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: par Gavarni
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. d'Aubert & Cie
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: se Vend chez Bauger & Cie Editeurs des Dessins de la CARICATURE du FIGARO et du CHARIVARI, R. du Croissant 16.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.56-1949
Primary reference Number: 1357
Armelhaut/Bocher: 399
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

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

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