Un Quatuor d'Amateurs.An Amateur Quartett. Ein Siebhaber Concert.
Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by M. Knoedler, in the clerk's Office of the district Court of the United States for the southern District of New York. [Berlin, New York and Paris by Goupil; in London by Gambart.]
Lithograph and tintstone, printed area 460 x 530mm (18 x 21"). Publisher's blindstamp at bottom.
A string-quartet practice, while two women and a child in background to right. A bust of Franz Joseph Haydn, the 'father of the string quartet', occupies a prominent position in the centre of the scene. From the 'études de moeurs' series' showing high society engaged in leisure activities. The series consists of at least four plates.
for other plates in the series see refs. 3192 and 31949
[Ref: 31948] £750.00