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Pauvres moutons...

Ah, poor sheep! No matter what you do, you will always be sheared

1830
Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879), Lithographer Delaunois (French, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 0018, II (album); H.D. 217

Dimensions

Image: 19.8 x 31.3 cm (7 13/16 x 12 5/16 in.) Sheet: 27.4 x 36.6 cm (10 13/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2770

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, second state, album impression

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Lithograph

Inscription

Signed on stone, l.l. h. Daumier; u.l. Caricatures Politiques; u.r. N. 18

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin A. Trustman, Brookline, MA; 1963, year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Trustman to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin A. Trustman