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(He is reading a letter) “A date, could it be from the cute Mme Giraud?? Yes, but it could also come from her husband who wants to pinch me…,” plate 8 from Coquetterie

A work made of lithograph in black on cream wove paper, with text added in another hand and letterpress verso.
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  • A work made of lithograph in black on cream wove paper, with text added in another hand and letterpress verso.

Date:

published May 14, 1840

Artist:

Honoré Victorin Daumier
French, 1808-1879

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Honoré-Victorin Daumier

Title

(He is reading a letter) “A date, could it be from the cute Mme Giraud?? Yes, but it could also come from her husband who wants to pinch me…,” plate 8 from Coquetterie

Origin

France

Date

Published 1840

Medium

Lithograph in black on cream wove paper, with text added in another hand and letterpress verso

Dimensions

216 × 183 mm (image); 363 × 253 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles H. Worcester

Reference Number

1929.674

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