A Very Polite Gentleman! Ein Sehn Hoflicher Mann!
Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 W. Schaus in the clerk's Office of the district Court of the united States for the Southern district of New York. New-York, Goupil & C.o. 289 Broadway. Paris, Goupil et C.ie. Editeurs 19 Boulev.t. Montmatre et 12 rue d'Enghien. London, E. Gambart & co. 25 berners St. Oxf. St.
Lithograph, half Goupil stamp at bottom centre. Sheet size 580 x 460mm (23 x 18"). Large margins. Repaired tear in left margin.
Plate 43 from 'Musée des Rieurs.' Interior scene. An elderly gentleman mistakingly greets an artist's mannequin, while the artist watches on, smiling. A monkey in a ball and chain can be seen in the studio. Title in French, English and German. Published in New York, Paris and London.
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