Les Mangeurs d'Huitres (The Oyster Eaters)

Louis-Léopold Boilly, French, 1761 - 1845

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1825

Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Sheet: 12 × 9 13/16 in. (30.5 × 25 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.961.177

Publisher

Imprimerie lithographique de F. Delpech, Paris

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, on stone, lower left margin: L. Boilly 1825; inscribed, on plate lower right margin: I. lith. de Delpech; inscribed, on stone, lower center: Les Mangeurs d'Huitres.

Provenance

Rockman Prints; sold to present collection, 1961.

Catalogue Raisonne

J. Laran, Inventaire du fonds francais apres 1800, vol 10, p. 57, no. 59.

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