Un jeunne-homme a Marier!..The last 'Garcon' of the village / Ein heirathsfahiger Jungling!..
Paris_Goupil et C.ie Edit 10 Montmartre et 12 rue d'Enghien / London, E. Gamart & Co. 25 Berners St. Oxf. St. [n.d., c.1853].
Hand coloured lithograph. Sheet size: 470 x 580mm (22¾ x 18¼"). Fine hand colouring and large margins.
Plate 17 from 'Le Musée des Rieurs'. An exterior scene depicting a young man with a rose in his mouth, holding a long reed, walking past five young women in a row, each vying for his attention. A decree from the Senate is pinned to a tree in the background to the right. Goupil's blind stamp, bottom centre. Title in French, English and German below. Published in London and Paris.
[Ref: 32496] £260.00