Crayon style lithograph with original hand colouring. on wove paper.
Sheet size: 27,5 x 37,5 cm. (10,8 x 14,8 inch). Image size: 19 x 24 cm. (7,5 x 9,4 inch).
The suite of 98 lithographs titled ‘Recueil de grimaces’, published between 1823 and 1828.
Made by ‘Louis Leopold Boilly’ after own design. Louis-Leopold Boilly (1761-1845) was a French painter and draughtsman. He was a gifted portrait and genre painter. He became famous with his expressive depictions of caricature. Printed by Delpech.
Condition: Good, given age. Paper edges browned and some chipping and small tears. Light staining and soiling General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: MOUSTACHES-MUSTACHE-QUARELLING MILITARY-SATIRE