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Les Amazones

19th century
247 x 198 mm (9.7 x 7.8 in.)

Honoré Daumier, French, (1808–1879)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Lithograph on white wove paper
State: Second of three states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: Number 5 from series Histoire Ancienne
Edition: Published in “Le Charivari” 3 April 1842
Marks: Signed on stone, lower left: “h.D.”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Loys Delteil 929 ii.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1965
Accession Number: 1965.14.3

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  • Amazons
  • mythology
  • 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.]
  • sex role - Pattern of attitudes and behavior that in any society is deemed appropriate to one sex rather than another. For the concept of physiological traits that distinguish the males and females of a species, use "sex." For the sum of an individual's sexual emotions, ideas, and behavior, use "sexuality." ERIC9 [February 1993 descriptor moved. December 1992 related term added. November 1991 related terms added. January 1991 scope note added. May 1990 lead-in term added.]
  • social satire

  • image Dimensions: 247 x 198 mm (9.7 x 7.8 in.)

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