- Museum number
Object: Fonctionnaires chinois veillant au salut de l'empire!
Series: Album des Charges du Jour
Plate 23: Three Chinese men, seated and dozing; with their opium pipes propped against them; originally published in 'Le Charivari', 5 Dec. 1859; state with the title of the original series removed..
- Production date
Height: 201 millimetres (image)
Width: 274 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- This print originally appeared in the series 'Actualités', No. 123. 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 / 5 Dec. 1859' at left, 'This state from "L'album des Charges du Jour", Plate 23.' at centre and 'H & D 3042 / 3rd state.' at right; within the margin of the frame at lower right, annotated with 'L512'; on verso: 'Léon Pillet, Paris. Febr. 1906. / [...]: P.1D'.
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