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Mon cher Monsieur…Impossible de plaider votre affaire

19th century
226 x 197 mm (8.9 x 7.8 in.)

Honoré Daumier, French, (1808–1879)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Lithograph on white wove paper
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: Number 20 from series Gens de Justice
Edition: Published in “Le Charivari” 6 August 1846
Marks: Signed on stone, lower right: “h.D.”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Loys Delteil 1356 ii.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1940
Accession Number: 1940.D1.71

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  • law (discipline) - Area of knowledge or study of the principles and regulations established in a state or community by some authority and binding on its people, whether in the form of legislation or of custom and policies recognized and enforced by judicial decision. Also the professional practice that deals with these principles and regulations and legal procedure. [November 1995 related term added. August 1995 descriptor changed, was "law". June 1994 scope note added; related terms added.]
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  • satire - Artistic device holding up human folly and vice to scorn, derision, or ridicule. [November 1994 scope note added; related term added; alternate term added. May 1994 related term added.]
  • social satire

  • image Dimensions: 226 x 197 mm (8.9 x 7.8 in.)

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