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Print - Actualités

Actualités

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1870-1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (caricaturist)
    Talons (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.1125-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 203

Physical description

Satirical print showing two male figures, one of whom is nailing down the lid of a coffin. 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

Unknown (caricaturist)
Talons (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Actualités (3) Chez Deforêt & Cesar, Rue Nve. des Petits Champs, 64. Imp. Talons. Paris. Tape Dur! Elle N'Aurait Qu'A Revenir!!!'
Lettered

Descriptive line

'Tape Dur! Elle N'Aurait Qu'A Revenir!!!'. Satirical illustration showing two male figures, one of whom is nailing down the lid of a coffin. 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

Coffin

Categories

Caricatures & Cartoons; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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