Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Aux Champs Élysées, from Les Beaux Jours de la Vie, published in Le Charivari, September 9, 1846

Series/Portfolio:
Les Beaux Jours de la Vie
Artist:
Honoré Daumier (French, Marseilles 1808–1879 Valmondois)
Printer:
Aubert et Cie
Publisher:
Aubert et Cie
Date:
September 9, 1846
Medium:
Lithograph; third state of three (Delteil)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 7/16 × 9 5/16 in. (31.6 × 23.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Grace M. Pugh, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.1180.915
Not on view
Inscription: At top center: LES BEAUX JOURS DE LA VIE.
At upper right: No. 95.
In stone at lower left: h.D.
In stone at lower right: 934
At lower left: [Chez A]ubert Pl. de la Bourse, 29.
At lower right: Imp. d'Aubert & cie.
At bottom center: AUX CHAMPS ÉLYSÉES. / Un Monsieur qui s'enivre de bière et d'harmonie.

Marking: On verso at lower left: Collector's mark of Grace M. Pugh (similar to Lugt 1189)
Newsprint on verso
Estate of Grace M. Pugh; Donor: Estate of Grace M. Pugh
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Private Collection of Edgar Degas, MMA," October 1, 1997–January 11, 1998.

Delteil Daumier IV.1183 iii/iii; Hazard & Delteil 820
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