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Tout çâ n vaut point mon doux falaise...: P.142-1991

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Tout çâ n vaut point mon doux falaise...
Translated as: 'All this is not worth my sweet Falaise...'
Album pour 1830


Printmaker: Charlet, Nicolas Toussaint
Publisher: Gihaut, Jean François



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1830


Eighth print from Charlet's lithographic Album pour 1830.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 119 mm Width 209 mm
Sheet Height 265 mm Width 365 mm

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 8.
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Charlet
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: I. Lith de Gihaut frères éditeurs.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: TOUT CÂ N VAUT POINT MON DOUX FALAISE.... / On n'y voit point seulement un pommier dans ce pays de malheur.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.142-1991
Primary reference Number: 17914
Béraldi: 534-999 (p.129)
BN Inventaire (19thC): 265 (8)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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