Look at that, there are my scribes experimenting with my maid...(Comment, voilà mes clercs qui au lieu d'être occupés à me rédiger des exploits s'amusent à faire des expériences avec ma bonne.....)
Lithograph on newsprint
May 21, 1853
Image: 7 11/16 x 10 1/2 in. (19.5 x 26.7 cm)
Sheet: 9 1/8 x 14 3/16 in. (23.2 x 36 cm) (show scale)
Signed in the stone lower left: "hD"
Top center above image: "LA FLUIDOMANIE."; top right above image: "2."; lower center in stone: "503" (stone number); lower left below image: "Maison Martinet, r. Vivienne, 41, et 11 r. du Coq."; lower right below image: "Imp. Ch. Trinocq, Cour des Miracles, 9. Paris."; lower center below image: "- Comment, voilà mes clercs qui au lieu d'être occupés à me rédiger des exploits s'amusent à faire des expériences avec ma bonne..... et sur/mon chapeau encore!... mais c'est à dégoûter d'être huissier et d'avoir une bonne et un chapeau!..."; Verso bottom right in graphite: "1996.225.10"
Gift of Shelley and David Garfinkel
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Honoré Daumier (French, 1808-1879). Look at that, there are my scribes experimenting with my maid...(Comment, voilà mes clercs qui au lieu d'être occupés à me rédiger des exploits s'amusent à faire des expériences avec ma bonne.....), May 21, 1853. Lithograph on newsprint, Image: 7 11/16 x 10 1/2 in. (19.5 x 26.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Shelley and David Garfinkel, 1996.225.10 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1996.225.10.jpg)
overall, 1996.225.10.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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