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Petites Miseres de la Vie Humaine
  • J. J. Granville
    1803–1847
    born: Nancy, France ; died: Vanves, France
  • Petites Miseres de la Vie Humaine, early-mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: France
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 130 x 102 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 231 x 136 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/8 x 4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/8 x 5 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0092
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Vignette of a man teetering amidst fallen furniture and shattererd glassware. Woman looks on in consternation.