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The Old Madam, 1895

  • lithography, vellum paper
  • 465 x 322 mm
  • Inv. 2003-F

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Second state (with bottle), printed on 50 copies (?) on wove paper by the Parisian publisher and printer Lemercier.


Henri Evenepoel RKD VIAF Wikidata
Nice 1872 - Paris 1899

Lemercier et Cie
printers (people)AAT

Title The Old Madam
Date 1895
Period 19th century
Location Paris TGN
Medium and support lithography AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings signature et inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: h. evenepoel / 20/20
printed inscription in the representation, bottom left: h. evenepoel
Collection print room
Object type lithographs AAT
Inventory number 2003-F
Acquisition credit purchase
Bollen, André
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11R71 skull as symbol of 'Vanitas' Iconclass
31A211 (human) skull Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31D17 old woman Iconclass
33C5 prostitution Iconclass
33C52 whore, prostitute Iconclass
33C54 madam (brothel scene) Iconclass
41A774 container of glass: bottle, jar, vase Iconclass
41D221(HAT) head-gear: hat Iconclass
School / Style Symbolism (artistic concept) AAT
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