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Mon dieu! Monseigneur, je suis forcé de partir . . .

Plate 40 from Caricaturana in le Charivari April 6 1837
My God! Dear Sir, I am forced to leave for the country--allow me to leave my wife behind to keep you company.

1837
Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 0394, II (hand colored); H.D. 1029

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.6 x 36 cm (10 1/2 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.1798

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, second state, album impression, hand colored

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Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

On stone, u.r. Caricaturana N° 40

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen