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La Vie de Jeune Homme. Mais a ton âge, malheureux! Je ne savais pas ce que c’était que des dettes…Mon oncle, c’est ce que je disais ce matin à mon neveu en lui donnant quinze sous: ce polisson-là me ruine!"; no. 17 from the series "La Vie de Jeune Homme"
La Vie de Jeune Homme. Mais a ton âge, malheureux! Je ne savais pas ce que c’était que des dettes…Mon oncle, c’est ce que je disais ce matin à mon neveu en lui donnant quinze sous: ce polisson-là me ruine!"; no. 17 from the series "La Vie de Jeune Homme"
Date:
ca. 1841
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Not on display
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Lithograph
Dimensions:
19.7 x 15.6 cm (image); 32.6 x 24.2 cm (sheet)
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Europe

Interior with two men, one in dressing-gown and the other in street attire. One says, "But at your age, it's unfortunate! I had no idea of your obligations!" "Old fellow, that's exactly what I was saying this morning to my nephew, while giving him fifteen sous; that rascal is ruining me!" (Virginia K. Anderson 01/05/94)