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  • Les Nouveaux Gardiens De Paris
    Noé, Amédée-Charles-Henry de Comte, born 1818 - died 1879
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Les Nouveaux Gardiens De Paris

  • 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.573-1962

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Satirical print showing a man looking at a profile portrait of the emperor Napoleon III. The emperor's portrait is mounted on the wall and he is shown half-length and wearing a bicorne 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

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

'Les Nouveaux Gardiens De Paris'
Lettered

Descriptive line

'Les Nouveaux Gardiens De Paris'. Satirical illustration by Amedee Charles Henri de Noé showing a man looking at a profile portrait of the emperor Napoleon III. 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

Emperor; Bicorne; Portrait

Categories

Prints; Caricatures & Cartoons

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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