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Grimaces (Les Grimaces)

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Grimaces (Les Grimaces)

late 18th century - early 19th century
18th/19th century
222 x 188 mm (8.7 x 7.4 in.)

Louis Léopold Boilly, French, (1761–1845)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Lithograph
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: Selpech
Marks: Signed on stone, lower left: “L. Boilly”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Juan Jorge Peoli; Russell T. Limbach
Bibliography: Venta Vegnires catalog 272, no. 138, 23 Bec. 1875.
Credit Line: Bequest of Russell T. Limbach (Art Department faculty, 1941–1971), 1973
Accession Number: 1973.14.58

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  • caricatures - Use for representations, often portraits, that exaggerate certain features or characteristics to humorous or ludicrous effect. [April 1991 descriptor moved.]

  • image Dimensions: 222 x 188 mm (8.7 x 7.4 in.)

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