• Creator
  • [Saint-Phal]
  • Created Date
  • 1815
  • Description
  • Caption on image :La Violette Chiffonnier (The lavendar rag-picker/scavenger)Cherchant sa couronne dans les ordures des faubourgs de Paris (Searching for his crown in the garbage cans of the working-class suburbs of Paris)A Paris chez tous les Marchands des Nouveautés (In Paris at all the merchants of novelty items)Déposé au Bureau des Estampes (Registed at the Bureau of Engravings)Dialogue and signage:[Man putting up poster] Affichons le! (Di... more
    Caption on image :La Violette Chiffonnier (The lavendar rag-picker/scavenger)Cherchant sa couronne dans les ordures des faubourgs de Paris (Searching for his crown in the garbage cans of the working-class suburbs of Paris)A Paris chez tous les Marchands des Nouveautés (In Paris at all the merchants of novelty items)Déposé au Bureau des Estampes (Registed at the Bureau of Engravings)Dialogue and signage:[Man putting up poster] Affichons le! (Display it!)[Posters] Deux CHAMBRES à louer! (Two rooms/chambers to rent)on demande des persones honnête (they’re asking for honest people)(Palais Royal (Royal Palace)Dans les Appartemens de S.A.S. le Duc d’Orléans (In the apartments of the Duke of Orleanspendant son Absence (during his absence)Représentation du Tartuffe (Representation of Tartuffe [character in Moli (Representation of Tartuffe [character in Molière play])Elisée Bourbon (Bourbon palace)Représentation du Roi surposé (representation of the king superimposed)[Man lighting lamp] Un... less
  • Format
  • image
    print
    Etching, hand colored
    plate mark 23 x 34 cm. on sheet 26 x 37 cm.
    Scanned from original drawing in RGB at 200-400 dpi, saved in TIFF format, changed to indexed color, enhanced and resized using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2006