Title also 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. 43 of a volume of 50 hand colored lithographic plates printed by Langlumé and issued with the title: Recueil de scènes populaires. Paris : Martinet & Gihaut, 1822.
Drawing shows a man, disheveled and apparently inebriated, throwing his arms around the neck of a startled and frightened woman; an overturned wine bottle lies on the ground at left.
Pigal, Edmé Jean, 1798-1872. Recueil de scènes populaires. 43.
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.