Henriot (i. e., Henri Maigrot), caricaturist (1857-1933). "A Monsieur J. Paget". Autograph manuscript signed with numerous pen-and-ink drawings.

No place, 1879.

Folio. T. p., signed ms. page, and 13 pp. of text on 15 ff., illustrated with pen-and-ink drawings. Contemp. cloth with giltstamped cover title.


The "éxemplaire unique" of Henri Maigrot, the important caricaturist and director of the satirical journal "Le Charivari". The album with its witty and well-executed croquis is dedicated to the author's former law professor J. Paget. It probably was compiled in preparation for publication in the "Journal Amusant".

Occasional slight brownstaining, otherwise fine.

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