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Even more indigestible than a lobster dinner is a gentleman who has a passion to sing a romance after the meal. (Reflections of a guest who is forced to listen)
(Ce qui est plus indigeste que le homard, c'est monsieur qui, après un grand diner a la manie de chanter une romance. (Réflexion d'un invité forcé d'écouter).)
(1844) {or (1864)}
plate from the Croquis Parisiens (Sketches of Parisians) series

Artist/s name
gillotype on brown paper
19.0 x 21.4 cm (image) 19.4 x 22.2 cm (comp.) 22.1 x 22.2 cm (comp. and text) 28.0 x 27.5 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Deiltel 3355 ii/ii
2nd of 2 states
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1930
Gallery location
Not on display