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Having the vain idea of competing with the train
(Ayant eu la vaniteuse idée de vouloirs lutter de vitesse avec le chemin de fer)
plate from Les baigneurs (The bathers) series

gillotype on brown paper
16.2 × 24.7 cm (image) 18.5 × 24.7 cm (image and text) 22.6 × 29.1 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Delteil 3323 iii/iii
3rd of 3 states
printed in ink (in image) l.l: h.D. 64
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: GILLOT. SC
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1930
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display