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Artist: Honore Daumier (1808-1879)
Title: Daumier - Un Jour de 1ere Representation
Size: 300mm by 225mm (sheet)
Id Number: 02093
Description: Original lithograph by Honore Daumier published in Paris in 1844. Initialled 'HD' in the image. From a series titled ‘Les Beaux Jours de la Vie’ which was published in the French magazine ‘Le Charivari'.
Honoré Daumier (1808–1879), was a French printmaker, caricaturist, painter, and sculptor, whose many works offer commentary on social and political life in France in the 19th century. A prolific and reknown draftsman who produced over 4000 lithographs, he was perhaps best known for his caricatures of political figures and satires on the behavior of his countrymen.
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