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Charmants Enfants No. 2 (Charming Children Number 2)
  • Félix Edouard Vallotton
    1865–1925
    born: Lausanne, Switzerland ; died: Paris, France
  • Charmants Enfants No. 2 (Charming Children Number 2)
  • Where object was made: France
  • photomechanical relief print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 165 x 197 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/2 x 7 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 294 x 215 mm irregular
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 9/16 x 8 7/16 in irregular
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift from the Virginia and Ira Jackson Collection, Houston
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0113
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Black and white cartoon of an old woman in a heart designed dress playing piano. A group of men and women of various ages at TR are singing. There is a lamp atop the piano giving off light. At bottom half of image there are a group of young people dancing in the street and following a man on crutches with his head wrapped. In background there is a dog urinating on a telephone pole. A woman standing in doorway of a store looks on.