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Print - Tant bis! Il aurait brobalement ennuyé blu tard les enfants de Fritz
  • Tant bis! Il aurait brobalement ennuyé blu tard les enfants de Fritz
    Noé, Amédée-Charles-Henry de Comte, born 1818 - died 1879
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Tant bis! Il aurait brobalement ennuyé blu tard les enfants de Fritz

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (printed)

  • Date:

    1870-1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Noé, Amédée-Charles-Henry de Comte, born 1818 - died 1879 (caricaturist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.585-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 211

Physical description

Satirical print showing the German emperor (?), Wilhelm I, inspecting the body of a dead child killed by an exploding shell. 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

France (printed)

Date

1870-1871 (printed)

Artist/maker

Noé, Amédée-Charles-Henry de Comte, born 1818 - died 1879 (caricaturist)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Tant bis! Il aurait brobalement ennuyé blu tard les enfants de Fritz'
Lettered

'6 / CHAM'
Signed and numbered

Descriptive line

'Tant bis! Il aurait brobalement ennuyé blu tard les enfants de Fritz'. Satirical illustration by Amedee Charles Henri de Noé showing the German emperor (?), Wilhelm I, inspecting the body of a dead child killed by an exploding shell. 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

Subjects depicted

War; Child; Death; Uniform

Categories

Prints; Caricatures & Cartoons

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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