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Pictures of the People: Edme Bouchardon’s “Cries of Paris”
Buy My Windmills (Achetés des Moulins), Edme Bouchardon, from Études prises dans le bas peuple ou les Cris de Paris (Studies drawn in the lower folk or the Cries of Paris), 1737–46. Drawing, left, from leather-bound album including 60 original red-chalk drawings by Edme Bouchardon. The British Museum, London. Image © The Trustees of the British Museum. All rights reserved. Print, right: Etching with engraving by comte de Caylus and Étienne Fessard after Edme Bouchardon. The Getty Research Institute, 2015.PR.2

Pictures of the People: Edme Bouchardon’s “Cries of Paris”

Extraordinary series of drawings and prints depicting the street peddlers of Paris.

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