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Benedict Masson, 1819-1893

Souvenirs de la Commune: 'Voyons f?licit? . . .'

Medium: Pen and ink and brush over graphite on cream, medium-weight wove paper mounted on variegated beige, thick wove paper
Dimensions: Mount: 496 x 325 mm.; Sheet: 304 x 201 mm.
Date: 1871
Category: historical
Subject: Commune Woman
Inscriptions and Markings: RECTO: BC, ink, 'Voyons f?licit? ne te d?soles donc pas comme ca! T'a [sic] l'air/du jouer la tour de Nesle d'Alexandre Dumas!! t'en parles/a tous aise toi, tu ne crains plus les communistes!'; LLQ, ink, 'BM'; BRC, ink, '15.'
Provenance: BMA by bequest, 1929; L?once Rabillon, Jr., Baltimore, by inheritance, 1886; L?once Rabillon (1814-1886), Baltimore.
Collection: The Baltimore Museum of Art
Credit Line: The Baltimore Museum of Art: Bequest of L?once Rabillon
Object Number: BMA 1929.3.27 (15 of 28)