Title inscribed with a brush in watercolor at foot of drawing.
Published caption title same as above.
Watercolor drawing by Pigal for a lithograph published as no. 48 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 an elderly man in cap and coat addressing a gentleman in yellow who holds a feather duster under one arm; in the background a broom rests against an exterior wall beside an open window.
Pigal, Edmé Jean, 1798-1872. Moeurs Parisiennes. 48.
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.