L’Écarté (Das Écarté-Spiel)

Article: 011656

Country: France

Manufacturer: Aaron Martinet, 5 rue du Coq, Paris.

L’Écarté (Das Écarté-Spiel). Design: Godissart de Cari (Michel René Gaudissard, 1774-1848). Hand-col. etching, 246x290 mm. Backs: Plain. Circa 1818.
Lit.: Duchartre/Saulnier, L’imagerie parisienne, p. 228; https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb45150085k
Sheet No. 23 from a series of 65. The 2 players could not be more opposite: The short, broad-legged, showing off man is about to win the game, his long, shy opponent looks dejectedly into his cards. A. Martinet (1762-1841) published his Grotesque Museum between 1814 and 1830.
Very good conservation.

$ 203.77

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