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Allusion aux Agences matrimoniales.

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Allusion aux Agences matrimoniales.
Cham (1819-1879) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Marriage customs - United States

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1850 - 1859
Date Issued: 1928
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC MARRI - US
Marriage -- United States
Gold rushes
Arranged marriage
Humorous pictures
Content : Printed on image: "Enterprise de mariages tient assortiment de veuves raccommode les mauvais ménages." "Pour Californie" Printed on border: "Croquis californien par Cham."

Content : Satirical allusion to the shortage of marriageable women during the California Gold Rush. Originally published in Le Charivari magazine.

Source note: L''Historie, la vie, les moeurs et la curiosité par l''image, le pamphlet et le document (1450-1900). (Paris : Libraire d la curiosité et des beaux - arts, 1927-1928) Grand-Carteret, John (1850-1927), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 7.5 x 8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 2156361
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17706536
Barcode : 33333159469713
UUID: 31a2ea30-c557-012f-fc78-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1850: Created
  • 1879: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Allusion aux Agences matrimoniales." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-d17c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Allusion aux Agences matrimoniales." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-d17c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1850). Allusion aux Agences matrimoniales. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-d17c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Allusion aux Agences matrimoniales.