Luc Olivier Merson

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Luc Olivier Merson
1846-1920
Illustration of Victor Hugo's "Notre Dame de Paris"
Pen and black ink and wash, black chalk, and opaque white, on paper; border line in black ink.
Gift of Charles Ryskamp in memory of Julia P. Wightman.
1994.14
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Signed at lower left corner of design, "L.O.M."; inscribed in pen and black ink, at lower right edge of sheet, "Vol. I Liv. IV. Chap. V"
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Eric G. Carlson, New York; Charles Ryskamp, Princeton, NJ.
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Watermark: none.
This illustration appears in Vol. I, Book IV, Chap. V of the edition published by A. Ferroud, Paris, 1889.

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