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I Smoke and Cry for My Sins (Je fume en pleurant mes péchés)

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I Smoke and Cry for My Sins (Je fume en pleurant mes péchés)

19th century
341 x 243 mm (13.4 x 9.6 in.)

Louis, French

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching with hand coloring on wove paper
Edition: Published, with hand coloring, by Jean Baptiste Genty, Paris, on 28 October 1815.
Marks: Inscribed in plate, center bottom: “JE FUME EN PLEURANT MES PÉCHÉS”; inscribed in plate, lower left: “Se vend à Paris, chez Genty, rue St Jacques no.14”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “Déposé au Bureau des Estampes”; inscribed in pen on verso, top left: “10”; inscribed in pencil on verso, center bottom: “30”
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center Circle 50 funds, 2013
Accession Number: 2013.7.2

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  • exile
  • flags - Use for pieces of cloth or other flexible material, usually attached along one side to a pole or cord, intended for such purposes as symbolizing a nation or organization, or as a means of signaling. RHDEL2 [June 1992 descriptor added.]
  • islands
  • Napoleon I - LC n 79054933: Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
  • politics
  • rats
  • satire - Artistic device holding up human folly and vice to scorn, derision, or ridicule. [November 1994 scope note added; related term added; alternate term added. May 1994 related term added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 341 x 243 mm (13.4 x 9.6 in.)

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