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The Legislative Belly

Series/Portfolio:
L'Association Mensuelle no. 18
Artist:
Honoré Daumier (French, Marseilles 1808–1879 Valmondois)
Publisher:
Published by Charles Philipon (French, Lyons 1800–1862 Paris)
Date:
January 1834
Medium:
Lithograph on wove paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 11/16 x 19 5/8 in. (34.7 x 49.8 cm) image: 11 1/8 x 17 1/16 in. (28.2 x 43.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.185
Not on view
Le Ventre Législatif

Signature: Signed in stone, lower right: h. Daumier
Edwin De Turck Bechtel; Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine," September 13, 2011–March 4, 2012.

Delteil, Daumier.131; Bechtel 18
Edwin De Turck Bechtel Freedom of the Press and L'Association Mensuelle: Philipon Versus Louis-Philippe. The Grolier Club, New York, 1952.

Nadine Orenstein, Constance C. McPhee Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine Exh. cat.: September 13, 2011 - March 4, 2012. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Haven and London, 2011, Entry by Nadine Orenstein, cat. no. 142, pp. 152-3, 180-181, ill.



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