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Faisons semblant de dormir…

19th century
233 x 209 mm (9.2 x 8.2 in.)

Honoré Daumier, French, (1808–1879)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Lithograph on newsprint paper
State: Third of three states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: Number 185 from series Actualités
Edition: Published in “Le Charivari” 9 September 1868
Marks: Signed on stone, lower left: “h.D.”
Bibliography: Loys Delteil 3661 iii.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1958
Accession Number: 1958.20.19

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  • political satire
  • politics
  • 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.]
  • sleep - LC sh 85123396

  • image Dimensions: 233 x 209 mm (9.2 x 8.2 in.)

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