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La voyez-vous, la comète?... là-haut...au bout de mon doigt?... ne perdez pas de vue mon doigt!... no. 5 from the series La comète de 1857
La voyez-vous, la comète?... là-haut...au bout de mon doigt?... ne perdez pas de vue mon doigt!... no. 5 from the series La comète de 1857
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1857
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Not on display
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Lithograph
Dimensions:
21.2 x 24.2 cm (image); 27.4 x 35.6 cm (sheet)
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Europe
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Provenance: Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection (a collector's stamp verso in red ink);

Accession Number:
1956.313
Acquisition Date:
1956-01-01
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Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection

at night; two men standing close together, both looking skywards at the comet of 1857; one is pointing with one hand and at the same time feeling for the other's wallet