- Museum number
Object: Patrouille chinoise en reconnaissance
Series: Album des Charges du Jour
Plate 17: Four Chinese soldiers following an officer, walk stealthily in the middle of the night, each holding a lantern; beyond at right, the silhouette of a building can be seen; originally published in 'Le Charivari', 7 Nov. 1859; third state, with the title of the original series removed.
- Production date
Height: 208 millimetres (image)
Width: 267 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- This print originally appeared in the series 'En Chine', No. 17. 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 / 7 Nov. 1859' at left, 'This state from "L'album des Charges du Jour", Plate 17' at centre and 'H & D 1695 / 3rd state.' at right; within the margin of the frame at lower right, annotated with 'L507'; on verso: 'Léon Pillet, Paris. Febr. 1906. / [...]: P.1D'.
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