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La mere a la mode : La mere telle que toutes devraient etre.
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Mere telle que toutes devraient etre
A Paris : Chez Bance, rue St. Denis, No. 175, pre`s celle aux Ours, [1800]
1 print on laid paper : etching & engraving, hand-colored ; sheet 23 x 33 cm.
Titles etched below images. | Description based on imperfect impression; sheet trimmed within plate mark. | Note in lower right corner of plate: De´pose´ a la Bibliotheque Nationale. | One line of text under each title: Bonsoir, ma petite amie, je vais au bal, je vous souhaite autant de plaisir qu'a moi.
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Fashion: French fashion -- Female dress: ball gown -- Mothers -- Children -- Nurses -- Toys: blocks -- Harlequin doll -- Punishment: birch rod -- Fireplaces -- Architectural details: walls with decorative borders -- Wood fl
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - France - 1800.
  • Engravings - France - Paris - 1800.
  • Etchings - France - Paris - 1800.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Bance, Jacques-Louis, 1761-1847, publisher.
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