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An armless veteran of the Hôtel des Invalides is hired as a guide for visitors, in order that he take no money from them. Coloured lithograph by Cham.

Cham, 1819-1879.
Date
[1853?]
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Publication/Creation

Paris (172, Rue Rivoli et 41, Rue Vivienne) : M.on Martinet, [1853?] (28, Rue Paradise P.re : Lith. Destouches)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with watercolour ; image 21.7 x 17.7 cm.

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Lettering

Actualités. Nouveau réglement à l'hotel des invalides. Cham 83 ...

Notes

The number read as '83' next to Cham's signature may actually be '53'

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16808i

Lettering note

Lettering continues: L'invalide chargé de faire voir l'hotel choisi de facon à ce qu'il ne puisse rien recevoir des étrangers

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  • French



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