- Grandville, J.-J.
- Animals, Humor
- Wood engraving
- Chevauchet, Henry Isidore
- Portrait (taller)
- University of Ottawa Library, the Internet Archive
- Cent proverbes
- Achard, Amédée, Delord, Taxile, Frémy, Arnould, Old Nick (Émile Forgues)
- Paris: Henri Fournier, 1845
- Open Library:
- View record.
A dandyfied cat smiles to himself while putting on his gloves and getting ready to go out, ignoring the mice lounging in the background.
The caption reads in the original French:
Chat ganté n’a jamais pris de souris.
Keywords: 1840s, 19th century, anthropomorphic, black & white, cat, costume, proverb