[A French crowd watching a comet.]
[Paris: n.d., c.1855.]
Lithograph on india paper, india 255 x 225mm. 10 x 9". With large margins a little grubby, else good.
A social satire showing a group of spectators, of all ages and both sexes, using telescopes and lenses to observe a comet in sky above. Little appears to be known about the artist/lithographer Bouchol; he illustrated some musical scores that are in the BNF collection.
[Ref: 27817] £180.00