Caricatures Du Jour (Caricatures of the Day): Le Bourgeois au Salon (The Bourgeois at the Salon)
8 x 7 in. (20.3 x 17.8 cm)
Medium and Support:
"Let's see here... what is this? ... (reading his booklet) 'Number 387, Portrait of Mr. B***, stockbroker' ... well... well! ... ah! how stupid I am ... it is 386, which is the portrait of Mr. B***; this one is the portrait of a bull by Mr. Brascassat ... I was about to say ... this idea of having oneself painted with such big horns ... after that these stockbrokers will stop at nothing."
-La Caricature, April 17, 1842