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Elle trop jeune et vous trop vieille / She Too Young and You Too Old
Elle trop jeune et vous trop vieille / She Too Young and You Too Old
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Crayon And Watercolor
Dimensions:
Sheet: 548 x 425 mm (21 9/16 x 16 3/4 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1991.2.22
Acquisition Date:
1991-09-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. William M. McNabb

Wealthy nineteenth century gentleman with top hat, walking stick and mustache indicates authority and disapproval with hand on hip as he stares at matron with decorative hat and her adolescent daughter (or companion) with cape, boater hat and blond hair pulled back with ribbon, three cloaked figures stand in the street on the side of stone stairs.