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L'eau du poits de Grenelle: P.2528-1991

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Current Location: In storage


L'eau du poits de Grenelle


Printmaker: Daumier, Honoré Victorin
Printer: Aubert et Cie
Publisher: Bauger et Cie



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


19th Century
1841 -


Published in Le Charivari 21 March 1841 (the image had appeared in La Caricature a week earlier on 14 March 1841). Text verso

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  • Text: L'EAU DU PUIT DE GRENELLE - / Décidément cette eau chaude est très mauvaise à boire. / - Oui, mais il y a beaucoup de petits insectes dedans!
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2528-1991
Primary reference Number: 202553
Delteil: 915 IV/IV
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Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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