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Les metamorphoses du jour, pl. 8

Les metamorphoses du jour, pl. 8

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Physical Details: 1 print : lithograph ; 19 x 22 cm.

Description: "J. Granville" inscribed in lower left corner, and "lith. de Langlumé" (the printer) inscribed in lower right corner.

Publisher inscribed in lower right beneath image: chez Bulla, rue St. Jacques, no. 38, et chez Martinet, rue du Coq

Hand-colored lithograph depicts two men with the heads of roosters preparing to duel while a woman with the head of a hen stands in the background.

Image is captioned: Vo insulté Milady! You insult my lady!

This is one in a series of prints by Grandville caricaturing the Parisian bourgeoisie.

Forms part of: Mary Fanton Roberts papers, 1880-1956

Digital ID: 10177