Le Charivari. Publiant Chaque Jour un Nouveau Dessin. First edition. Issues 1-211. Louis Desnoyer, Charles Philipon, Daumier, Traviès, Bassaget, Bertall, Deveria Bouchot, Raffet, Casati, publisher, artists.

Le Charivari. Publiant Chaque Jour un Nouveau Dessin. First edition. Issues 1-211.

Paris: Charles Philipon, 1832-1833. A complete run of the first 211 issues, each with an original lithograph. 2 volumes. Also included is the specimen issue no. 56 (torn but all parts present).
31 x 24 cm. Original red boards, in poor condition. A few of the prints are torn without loss. Includes all the issues between December 1, 1832 and June 30, 1833. These early issues are printed on rag paper not the later wood pulp. Contains all 19 lithographs by Daumier: Delteil nos. 136-154. All prints with the "Timbre Royal" stamp. Item #51-2812

Price: $15,000.00