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Dire que nous ne recevons que vingt cinq sous par soirée pour tenir notre emploi…. (To think that we receive only twenty-five sous per night for our job….), from the series L'Opéra au XIXme. Siècle (The Opera in the 19th Century) published in Le Charivari
23 January 1845
French, 1821–1888
Lithograph
14 1/2 x 9 7/8 "
Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Professor Elizabeth C. Childs, 2000
WU 2000.0085