An Omnibus During Flu Season (Un Omnibus en Temps de Grippe)
Formerly attributed to Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879)
Sheet: 19 x 25 cm (7 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black chalk, brush and gray and brown wash, blue, pink and white body color, on gray paper
Not On View
According to Daumier experts, a pastiche of motifs from Daumier, not by him, and probably a forgery.
Signed lower right in chalk: "H. D." Mounted in leather album stamped with monogram A. M. with ohter French drawings of the romantic period.
J. H. Hammond; to his daughter and her husband, a schoolmaster named Bate; Colnaghi; purchased May 1964
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund and Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund