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Print - Les Silhouettes De 1871
  • Les Silhouettes De 1871
    Colomb, B. Moloch, born 1849 - died 1909
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Les Silhouettes De 1871

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Colomb, B. Moloch, born 1849 - died 1909 (caricaturist)
    Barousse (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.1829-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 205

Physical description

Print depicting a man and a woman in coversation with another man, who holds an umbrella. Print from a set of caricatures, broadsheets and illustrations in ten volumes. Each volume is half-bound in red leather, gold tooled and stamped with imperial emblems, title etc.

Place of Origin

Paris (printed)

Date

1871 (printed)

Artist/maker

Colomb, B. Moloch, born 1849 - died 1909 (caricaturist)
Barousse (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Les Silhouettes De 1871 No.14 Deforêt et César, 64 r. N. des Pts. Champs et 13 rue du Croissant Imp Barousse. Paris'
Lettered

Lettered with caption

'Moloch'
Signed

Descriptive line

'Mein Herr, je vous présente mon fiancé...'. Satirical illustration by B. Colomb ('Moloch') depicting a man and a woman in coversation with another man. Hand-coloured lithograph, France, 1871.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1962. London: HMSO, 1964.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Umbrella; Woman; Men

Categories

Caricatures & Cartoons; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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