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Inscription

upper center in plate: LA JOURNEE DU CELIBATAIRE.; by later hand, upper right in graphite: 2; lower left in image in plate: hD; lower left below image in plate: Chez Bauger R. du Croissant 16.; lower center below image in plate: Imp. d'Aubert & Cie.; lower right below image in plate: Domier. del.t.; across bottom in plate: 8 HEURES DU MATIN. / (Le ménage.) Le spectacle de la nature élève l'ame! Mr Coquelet pour se délasser des soins du / ménage, vient chercher a sa fenêtre le parfum des fleurs et le chant du...........serin.; by later hand, lower center in graphite: L.D. 608 H D 1999; by later hand, lower right in graphite: F / 21784; by later hand, lower right verso in graphite: os 14 Set of 12

Provenance

Alberto Borletti; (David Carritt Limited, Artemis Group, London); NGA designated purchase, 1995.

Bibliography
1906
Delteil, Loys. Le peintre-graveur illustre. 31 vols. Paris: Published by the author, 1906-1926. Reprint. New York: Collectors Editions, Da Capo Press, 1969. Vol. 30 (Albert Besnard) is by Louis Godefroy.