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Print - Calendrier Pour 1871
  • Calendrier Pour 1871
    Le Petit, Alfred, born 1841 - died 1909
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Calendrier Pour 1871

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    1871 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Le Petit, Alfred, born 1841 - died 1909 (caricaturist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.467-1962

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Calendar with satirical illustrations of Napoleon III, his government and the events leading up to his demise for each of the months of the year. 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

1871 (printed)

Artist/maker

Le Petit, Alfred, born 1841 - died 1909 (caricaturist)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Calendrier Pour 1871 avec une revue illustrée de 1870 par Alfred Le Petit. Prix 20cmes Se vend au Bureau de P'Eclipse [?] 16 rue du Croissant.'
Lettered

Each illustration lettered with caption

Descriptive line

'Calendrier Pour 1871'. Calendar with satirical illustrations of Napoleon III, his government and the events leading up to his demise for each of the months of the year. Lithograph, France, 1870.

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

Categories

Prints; Caricatures & Cartoons

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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