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On flaire la marchandise... avant de la mécaniser no. 32 of the series Types Parisiens
On flaire la marchandise... avant de la mécaniser no. 32 of the series Types Parisiens
Date:
1839
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
16.3 x 22.4 cm (image); 26.3 x 33.7 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection (collector's stamp verso in red ink);

Accession Number:
1956.117
Acquisition Date:
1956-01-01
Credit Line:

Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection

a butcher leaning over his counter offering for inspection a piece of meat to a woman customer who is smelling it suspiciously
Butcher surrounded by his meats and sausages presents a cutlet to a woman shopper who smelling it makes an ugly face.