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Fruitless search for Leverrier's planet
(Recherche infructeuse de la planète Leverriere)
no. 55 from the Les bons bourgeois (The petty bourgeois) series

hand-coloured lithograph and gum arabic
25.6 × 22.3 cm irreg. (image) 28.3 × 22.3 cm (image and text) 36.0 × 27.3 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Delteil 1531 ii/ii
2nd of 2 states
printed in ink l.l.: Chez Aubert Pl. de la Bourse 29.
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: 998 / h.D.
printed in ink l.r.: Imp d'Aubert & Cie (. under ie)
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1999
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