Art/ Collection/ Art Object

La part du Lion, from Caricaturana, published in Le Charivari, January 8, 1837

Series/Portfolio:
Caricaturana
Artist:
Honoré Daumier (French, Marseilles 1808–1879 Valmondois)
Date:
January 8, 1837
Medium:
Lithograph; third state of three (Delteil)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/16 × 13 3/8 in. (25.8 × 34 cm) Image: 8 3/8 × 10 1/4 in. (21.2 × 26 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1953
Accession Number:
53.693.9
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: Caricaturana No. 22.
At bottom center: La part du Lion. / Document! document, Messieurs! nousi avons cent; il m'en revient quatre-ving, dix-huit, à M,,r le Comte de S,,t Bertrand, restent / deux et vous ètes quinze pour les réclamer..... C'est singulier est éternelles réclamations!! Vraiment on ne peut pas setromper / comme ça!.. Que diable Messieurs, nous sommes tous d'honnêtes gens, arangez vous, partagez vous ces deux louis, ne faisons pas de scandale!

Marking: On verso at right center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Edwin De Turck Bechtel; Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel
Delteil II.376 iii/iii; Hazard & Delteil 1011
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