- Museum number
Object: L'Empereur du Maroc consultant le celèbre sorcier Desbarolles
Series: Album des Charges du Jour
Plate 9: A figure is the guise of Mephistopheles, predicting the future to the Emperor of Morocco by reading his palm, pointing to his with his right hand; the Emperor at right wears a turban and has a parasol tucked under his arm; originally published in 'Le Charivari', 13 Dec. 1859; state with the title of the original series removed.
- Production date
Height: 210 millimetres (image)
Width: 227 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- This print originally appeared in 'Actualités' No. 126.See curator's comment for 1918,0511.1.1 for details on the album and series.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Le Charivari
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Annotated in pencil on recto below the plate title: 'Le Charivari. / 13 Dec. 1859' at left, 'This state from "L'album des Charges du Jour". Plate 9.' at centre, and 'H&D 3045 / 2nd state' at right; within the margin of the frame at lower right, annotated with 'L499'; on verso: 'Léon Pillet, Paris. Febr. 1906. / [...]: P.1D'.
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