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Quand Pierre se lève, Paul se couche: P.66-1949

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Quand Pierre se lève, Paul se couche
Paris Le Matin


Printmaker: Gavarni, Paul
Publisher: Charivari, Le
Printer: Aubert et Cie



Legal notes

With the Marlay Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1949-06)


Production date: AD 1839


From Le Charivari, 16 March 1839, series "Paris Le Matin", No 2

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 200 mm Width 157 mm
Sheet Height 361 mm Width 238 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

Inscription present: hardly visible

  • Text: 2
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Inscription present: signed and dated in reverse

  • Text: Gavarni / 39
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Le Charivari
  • 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.66-1949
Primary reference Number: 1377
Armelhaut/Bocher: 903
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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