Gavarni Lithographies

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Softbound. Published in 1947 by Les Editions Amerbach in Basel, Switzerland. Contains 24 reproductions of the works of Paul Gavarni (1804-1866), the nom de plume of Hippolyte-Guillaume-Sulpice Chevalier. Gavarni was a French lithographer and painter whose work is enjoyable for its polished wit, cultured observation, and the panorama it presents of the life of his time. The book is 5" x 7" and besides the 24 reproductions also has 5 pages of text (all in the French language).