Paris, publié par J. Bulla et F. Delarue, 10 rue JJ Rousseau. Imp. Lemercier. London pub.15 June 1844 by the Anaglyphic Company, 25 Berners St. Oxford St.
Fine coloured lithograph, rare. 325 x 249mm. 12¾ x 9¾". Cut.
Catherine-Rosalie Gerard Duthé (1748-1830) was a celebrated French courtesan. After quitting a French convent, she became the mistress of wealthy English financier George Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont. She then became a dancer at the Paris Opera Ballet. From 'Les annales de l'Opéra ou Recueil des premières danseuses'.
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