You Sniff the Merchandise...Before Buying It (On flaire la marchandise...avant de la mécaniser!...)
Lithograph on newsprint
July 27, 1842
Sheet: 9 13/16 x 13 13/16 in. (24.9 x 35.1 cm)
Image: 6 3/8 x 8 13/16 in. (16.2 x 22.4 cm) (show scale)
Signed in the stone lower left: "h.D."
Top center above image: "TYPES PARISIENS."; top right above image: "32."; lower left below image: "Imp. d'Aubert & Cie."; lower right below image: "Chez Banger R. du Croissant 16"; lower center below image: "ON FLAIRE LA MARCHANDISE...AVANT DE LA MECANISER!...."; Recto lower right in graphite: "jop"; verso bottom right in graphite: "1996.225.53"
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Honoré Daumier (French, 1808-1879). You Sniff the Merchandise...Before Buying It (On flaire la marchandise...avant de la mécaniser!...), July 27, 1842. Lithograph on newsprint, Sheet: 9 13/16 x 13 13/16 in. (24.9 x 35.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Shelley and David Garfinkel, 1996.225.53 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1996.225.53_PS2.jpg)
overall, 1996.225.53_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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