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CRIES OF PARIS. .
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Title CRIES OF PARIS.
Published
Stock Code 13879
Description No imprint or date, but probably of German origin, circa 1840. 20 hand-coloured shaped lithographed figures designed to represent a scene on the Montagne Sainte-Geneviève. The Pantheon and the buildings that flank it, are represented by three shaped figures; seventeen figures of street criers form the foreground. The figures are supported by wooden mounts. Contained in a paper-covered cardboard box with a hand-coloured pictorial label to the upper panel. Titled in French, English and German. Box size: 154 x 204 mm. Box rubbed and worn; else very good. A rare toy.