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'Les Grisettes, leur moeurs, leurs habitudes, leurs bonnes qualités, leurs préjugés, leurs erreurs, leurs faiblesses, &c' (Paris: Giraldon-Bovinet) 1828; series of 36 lithographs after Monnier showing French young women, most plates showing a young woman interacting with a man. Bound with engraved title-page, in burgundy cloth with gold lettering on spine.
Hand-coloured lithographs, engraved title-page
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Height: 295 millimetres (approx. sheet size)
Width: 215 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The term 'grisettes' refers originally to the working-class French women, later evolving to signify the independent young working women of bohemian Paris.
Cataloguing supported by the Elizabeth Cayzer Charitable Trust
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Associated Title: Les grisettes
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