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Print - Pas le Sou!

Pas le Sou!

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1870-1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barousse (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.258-1962

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Satirical print showing Napoleon III with empty pockets and wearing worn shoes and a hat. 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

1870-1871 (printed)

Artist/maker

Barousse (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'1848. Pas Le Sou! Si j'allais chez Miss. Howard. Saillant, Editeur, r. du Croissant 5 & 10. Lith. Barousse, Paris.'
Lettered

Descriptive line

'Pas le Sou!'. Satirical print showing Napoleon III with empty pockets. Hand-coloured 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.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Hand-colouring

Categories

Prints; Caricatures & Cartoons

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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