Artist Louis Boilly, French, 1761 - 1845
  • Les Nez Camards
  • Snub-noses (translated title)
  • Recueil de Grimaces (series title)
Date 1827
Medium lithograph printed in black ink and colored by hand on cream wove paper
Dimensions Image: 8 1/4 × 6 1/2 inches (21 × 16.5 cm)
Sheet: 13 × 9 3/4 inches (33 × 24.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Alan and Marianne Schwartz
Accession Number 2003.52
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, on stone, lower right: L. Boilly 1827.
Inscriptions Inscribed, on stone, lower left: I. Lith. de Depech.
Inscribed, lower center: Les nez camards. | 81
Inscribed, in pencil, upper right: 1824
Inscribed, center bottom edge: Snub Nosed Persons
Alan and Marianne Schwartz;
2003-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Harrisse, Henry. L.-L. Boilly, peintre, dessinateur, et lithographe: sa vie et son œuvre. Paris, 1898, p. 212.