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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
14 1/2 x 9 7/8 "
Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Professor Elizabeth C. Childs, 2000
WU 2000.0085