Title inscribed in pen and ink at foot of drawing.
Published caption title same as above.
Watercolor drawing by Pigal for a lithograph published as no. 27 of a volume of 100 hand colored lithographic plates printed by Langlumé and issued with the title: Moeurs Parisiennes. Paris : Gihaut frères, [ca. 1823].
Drawing shows a man addressing a man and a woman who are seated at table while a maid serves them a meal; the man of the couple scowls at the interloper who is eagerly grabbing a chair and preparing to join them.
Pigal, Edmé Jean, 1798-1872. Moeurs Parisiennes. 27.
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.