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Print - Les Elus De Paris

Les Elus De Paris

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1870-1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (caricaturist)
    Barousse (lithographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Satirical print with caricatures of French politicians. 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)


1870-1871 (printed)


Unknown (caricaturist)
Barousse (lithographer)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Les Elus De Paris. 15c Photochargés Par Bibi Et Lolo En Vente chez Armand Leon, 21 rue du Croissant. Lith. Barousse, à Paris.'

Descriptive line

'Les Elus De Paris'. Satirical illustration by an unknown artist with caricatures of French politicians. Lithograph, France, 1870-1871.

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

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






Caricatures & Cartoons; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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