L'Amour, le Vin et le Tabac.Love, Wine & Tobacco / Liebe, Wein und Tabak.
Paris_Goupil, Vibert et C.ie Editeurs, Boulevart Montmartre, 15 et Rue de Enghien 10 / London, E Gambart, 25 Berners St. Oxford St. [n.d., c.1853].
Fine hand coloured lithograph. Sheet size: 470 x 580mm (22¾ x 18¼"). Slight foxing. Large margins.
Plate 24 from 'Le Musée des Rieurs'. A lively interior scene depicting a group of figures smoking, drinking and dancing. Two musicians stand on a table to the left, playing music to the crowd, as two couples, seated and reclining, converse in the foreground. To the right, a woman cooks over an open fire, above which is a mantlepiece where there is a variety of smoking and drinking paraphernalia, including pipes, glasses, bottles and decanters. Goupil's blind stamp, bottom centre. Title in French, English and German below. Published in London and Paris.
[Ref: 32513] £420.00