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Edme-Jean Pigal (1798-1872) - c.1825 Lithograph, Baissez les yeux, Petite sotte!

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Description

A charming hand-coloured lithograph by the French Caricaturist Edme-Jean Pigal (1798-1872), entitled 'Baissez les yeux, petite sotte', or 'Lower your eyes, Little Fool'. Published c.1825. Well-presented in a thin black frame with gilt detail. Signed in the plate. On wove.

Condition

In very good condition overall for a picture of this age. Some light foxing, and scuffing to the frame.

Size

25.6 x 22cm (10.1" x 8.7")
Framed Size: 38.6 x 35.4cm (15.2" x 13.9")

Artist Biography

Edme-Jean Pigal (1798-1872) was a French painter and lithographer. He entered the studio of Gros in the 1820s and showed at the Paris Salon from 1827 to 1870. His caricatures were published occasionally in 'La Silhouette', 'La Caricature' and 'Le Charivari' and satirize social types and lower and middle classes. A chronology of Pigal's works is difficult to establish; however, generally the backgrounds tend to become fuller. Single sheets not published in the newspapers were usually hand-coloured.

More Information
Code km806
Artist Edme-Jean Pigal (1798-1872)
Date c.1825
Dimensions 25.6 x 22cm
Medium Lithograph
Style Illustration Art
Subject Genre Scene
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