Edouard Girardet, Rough Play

Girardet, Edouard-Henri (Neuchâtel 1819 – Versailles 1880) or Eugéne-Alexis (1853 Paris 1907). Rough Play. “The playful children just let loose from school.” Four boys treating the gang of a girl’s school with snowballs while one of the girls attacks them from behind and another one comes to blows in the middle distance. Above all in an open window the schoolmarm menacing with a stick. In the snow in the foreground several school utensils. Glazed colored lithograph at Kronheim & Co. 6¼ × 8⅝ in (15.8 × 21.9 cm). – On strong, slightly brownish paper with slight foxing on the back.

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