Lot 149: Saponite. ca. 1894
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ANONYMOUS Size: 39 1/8 x 55 1/2 in./99.2 x 141 cm Imp. Charles Verneau, Paris An opinionated Marianne lectures Napoleon and Louis-Philippe on the benefits of washing their dirty laundry with Saponite soap, thereby uniting Bonapartists, Royalists, and Republicans in an effort toward cleanliness.
Condition Report: A-/ Slight tears at edges.
Dimensions: 39 1/8 x 55 1/2 in./99.2 x 141 cm
Artist or Maker: ANONYMOUS
Date: ca. 1894