Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • Gavarni: The Carnival Lithographs
  • 22-Feb-1981 - 04-Apr-1981
  • White Gallery, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Description

Fifty-two lithographs by Guillaume-Sulpice chevallier (1804-66) known as Gavarni, depicting revelers at the pre-Lenten masquerade balls. Like his contemporary Daumier, Gavarni was famous for his image of Paris life and manners. The exhibition is from the Yale University Art Gallery.