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Marrons Sculptés

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    ED (caricaturist)
    Barousse (lithographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.1587-1962

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Satirical print showing Jules Ferry in Ottoman costume, seated at a dining table laden with food. In the background are two servants holding plates of food. 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

ED (caricaturist)
Barousse (lithographer)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Marrons Sculptés. No.8 Lith. Barousse, à Paris Duclaux, Edr. Pl. du Ch. d'Eau, 21.'
Lettered

'Ville De Paris. Il ne sera plus délivré par personne que trente grammes de cheval et trois cents grammes de pain noir. / Le Pacha, / J. Ferry.'
Lettered with caption

'ED'
Signed with monogram

Descriptive line

'Ville De Paris'. Satirical illustration by 'ED' showing Jules Ferry in Ottoman costume, seated at a dining table laden with food. 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

Wine; Turban; Table; Servants; Food

Categories

Caricatures & Cartoons; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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