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  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1895 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, born 1859 - died 1923 (artist)

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Frank L. Emanuel

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ES, shelf 110, box A

Place of Origin

France (made)


1895 (made)


Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, born 1859 - died 1923 (artist)


Height: 11 in, Width: 9.5 in

Object history note

Illustration to an article in the weekly periodical Gil Blas Illustré. The article this print illustrates is 'Un Drame en Mer' by Sarah Bernhardt. No. 31, 1896.

Descriptive line

Théophile-Alexandre Steinlein. Process engraving, illustration from Gil Blas Illustré, 1895-96

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1949, London: HMSO, 1961.
E. de Crauziat, L'Oeuvre Gravé et Lithographié de Steinlen. Paris, 1913


Process engraving


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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