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Charmé de se voir exposé, l'original ici présent conduit son épouse au salon…: P.2529-1991

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Charmé de se voir exposé, l'original ici présent conduit son épouse au salon…
Salon de 1842


Daumier, Honoré Victorin (Printmaker)
Aubert et Cie (Printer)
Bauger et Cie (Publisher)

Legal notes

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

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


19th century
1842 -


Published in Le Charivari 2 May 1842 (the image had appeared in the series Actualités in La Caricature on 25 April 1841). Text verso

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  • Text: Charmé de se voir exposé, l'original ici présent conduit son épouse au salon, et la place devant son image, pour jouir du juge- /ment de la foule. - Tiens disent les uns, c'est le Commissaire chinois Lin! - Non, disent les autres, vous ne voyez pas que / c'est de l'histoire naturelle! - C'est, reprend un Monsieur possesseur du livret, c'est le portrait de Mr. D...., courtier d'assurances / - Ah ben avec une boule comme ça, il n'a pas besoin de s'assurer, on ne l'enlevera pas. (Madame sa femme sort extrêmement flattée.)
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2529-1991
Primary reference Number: 202554
Delteil: 918 III/IV
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Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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