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Le Bon Genre / Luxe et indigence

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1999,0926.5

  • Title (object)

    • Luxe et indigence

    Title (series)

    • Le Bon Genre
  • Description

    Plate 104: a young woman sleeping in a bed in her garret after a night out, with her luxurious ball gown over chair and sunlight streaming in. November 1817 Hand-coloured etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1817
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 241 millimetres
    • Width: 298 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, series title and number
  • Curator's comments

    See 1868-8-8-7243 for comment on the series. This plate was listed in the 'Bibliographie de France' of 8 November 1817.

  • Location

    Not on display (Satires French 1817 Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1999

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1999,0926.5

No.104 from French satirical print series; young woman lying in bed after a night out, with ball gown over chair and sunlight streaming in. c1800-20 Hand-coloured etching

No.104 from French satirical print series; young woman lying in bed after a night out, with ball gown over chair and sunlight streaming in. c1800-20 Hand-coloured etching

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