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Lithograph - Mon Ami...
  • Mon Ami...
    Beaumont, Charles Edouard de, born 1821 - died 1888
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Mon Ami...

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    France (published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Beaumont, Charles Edouard de, born 1821 - died 1888 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph coloured by hand

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Frank A. Gibson

  • Museum number:

    E.1263-1990

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 176

The poses of the two figures suggest a relationship which has lost its sparkle. The wife says: My dear, one of my woman friends who has been to Switzerland, and who is very good at drawing, has just sent me a sketchbook showing all the most beautiful views in that country.
The husband replies: She is kind. In that case we won't need to go to Switzerland next year as you requested [after all].

Physical description

Lithograph

Place of Origin

France (published)

Date

ca. 1860 (published)

Artist/maker

Beaumont, Charles Edouard de, born 1821 - died 1888 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph coloured by hand

Dimensions

Height: 28.5 cm sheet, Width: 23.1 cm sheet

Materials

Lithographic ink

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Vases; Marriage; Furniture; Interior views

Categories

Caricatures & Cartoons; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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