Another Great Man. “I have it in my hand, my dear... here it is in writing.... this document confirms that my invention is a well-pumped and infinitely more clysterized machine than anything invented thus far... all Frenchmen must accept that,” plate 36 from Les Beaux Jours De La Vie

A work made of lithograph in black on ivory wove paper, with letterpress verso.
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  • A work made of lithograph in black on ivory wove paper, with letterpress verso.

Date:

1844

Artist:

Honoré Victorin Daumier
French, 1808-1879

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Artist

Honoré-Victorin Daumier

Title

Another Great Man. “I have it in my hand, my dear... here it is in writing.... this document confirms that my invention is a well-pumped and infinitely more clysterized machine than anything invented thus far... all Frenchmen must accept that,” plate 36 from Les Beaux Jours De La Vie

Origin

France

Date

1844

Medium

Lithograph in black on ivory wove paper, with letterpress verso

Dimensions

234 × 224 mm (image); 306 × 229 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

RX20769/2118

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