Paris Palais crowd bills 1829 Cruikshank miniature hand color old aquatint print
Paris Palais crowd bills 1829 Cruikshank miniature hand color old aquatint print Paris Palais crowd bills 1829 Cruikshank miniature hand color old aquatint print
$ 46.00

Dick Wildfires & Squire Jenkins seeing "Real Life" in the Galleries of the Palais Royal.

(France- crowd scene- public gathering)

Issued 1829, London by J. Cumberland. Art by George Cruikshank.

Charming little early 19th century miniature aqautint print with original hand color.  Note the public broadside announcements pasted to the columns at left.

Depicts a lively active social scene with many types of caricatures.

Minor light toning, but overall clean, lovely example.

Sheet measures c. 5 " H x 8 1/2" W.

Printed area measures c. 4 1/4" x 7 1/4".

[R14811]

Abbey, Travel in Aquatint 1770-1860 , 107.