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Marrons Sculptés

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    ED (caricaturist)
    Barousse (lithographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:


  • 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)


1871 (printed)


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.'

'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

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.




Lithography; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Table; Food; Servants; Wine; Turban


Caricatures & Cartoons; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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