Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Socrate chez Aspasie, from Histoire Ancienne, pbulished in Le Charivari, June 5, 1842

Series/Portfolio:
Histoire Ancienne
Artist:
Honoré Daumier (French, Marseilles 1808–1879 Valmondois)
Printer:
Aubert et Cie
Publisher:
Bauger et Cie (Paris)
Date:
June 5, 1842
Medium:
Lithograph; fourth state of four (Delteil)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/16 × 8 7/8 in. (31 × 22.6 cm) Image: 8 15/16 × 7 11/16 in. (22.7 × 19.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Weston J. Naef in honor of Kathleen W. Naef, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.656.7
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: HISTOIRE ANCIENNE.
At upper right: 10
In stone at lower left: 385 / hD.
At lower left: Chez Bauger R. du Croissant 16.
At lower right: Imp. d'Aubert & Cie.
At bottom center: SOCRATE CHEZ ASPASIE. / Aimant le vin et les fillettes, / Socrate après diner laissait sagesse en plan, / Et comme un Débardeur chez d'aimables Lorettes, / Il pinçait son léger cancan. / Poesies badines de Mr. Vatout.

Marking: On recto at lower left: Collector's stamp of Albert Maroni (Lugt 150b)
Newsprint on verso
Weston J. Naef; Donor: Weston J. Naef
Delteil Daumier III.934 iv/iv; Hazard & Delteil 1910
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