Photo, Print, Drawing Prodige de la chimie / Maurisset, del. et sculp., 1839.
About this Item
- Prodige de la chimie / Maurisset, del. et sculp., 1839.
- French cartoon shows a long line of people, with more arriving by stagecoach and railroad, at a medicine show where a quack with a lion's head, the "Prodige de la chimie," is marketing his hair tonic "De pommade du lion." In the center, a balloon "Envoi de pommade aux habitants de la lune" is being inflated.
- Maurisset, Théodore, artist
Created / Published
- [Paris] : Chez Aubert, galerie Véro-Dodat, 
- - Queues--France--1830-1840
- - Medicine shows--France--1830-1840
- - Hair preparations--1830-1840
- - Lions--1830-1840
- - Balloons (Aircraft)--1830-1840
- Cartoons (Commentary)--French--1830-1840.
- Periodical illustrations--1830-1840.
- Cartoons (Commentary)--French--1830-1840
- Periodical illustrations--1830-1840
- - Title from item.
- - Illus. from: La caricature, no. 17.
- - Tissandier collection.
- 1 print : lithograph.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 13402, no. 16 [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- ppmsca 02336 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.02336
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-02336 (digital file from original print)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Maurisset, Théodore, Artist. Prodige de la chimie / Maurisset, del. et sculp. France, 1839. [Paris: Chez Aubert, galerie Véro-Dodat] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2002722393/.
APA citation style:
Maurisset, T. (1839) Prodige de la chimie / Maurisset, del. et sculp. France, 1839. [Paris: Chez Aubert, galerie Véro-Dodat] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002722393/.
MLA citation style:
Maurisset, Théodore, Artist. Prodige de la chimie / Maurisset, del. et sculp. [Paris: Chez Aubert, galerie Véro-Dodat] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2002722393/>.