At the theater of politics, the stage never remains empty, from 'News of the day,' published in Le Charivari, November 12, 1866

Series/Portfolio:
'News of the day' (Actualités)
Artist:
Honoré Daumier (French, Marseilles 1808–1879 Valmondois)
Printer:
Destouches (Paris)
Publisher:
Arnaud de Vresse
Date:
November 12, 1866
Medium:
Lithograph on newsprint; second state of two (Delteil)
Dimensions:
Image: 9 1/16 × 7 13/16 in. (23 × 19.9 cm)
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 9 3/8 in. (28.5 × 23.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.21.201
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Au théâtre de la politique jamais la scène ne reste vide, from 'Actualités,' published in Le Charivari, November 12, 1866

Inscription: Inscribed in stone lower left: "h.D. / 56."; below image left: "A. de Vresse, R. Rivoli, 55"; below image right: "Lith Destouches r Paradis Poissonière 28"; top left on building: "VENISE"; above image top center: "ACTUALITÉS"; upper right: "215"; bottom center: "Au théâtre de la politique jamais la scène ne reste vide"; newspaper text on verso
Vendor: Frank Bender
Delteil Daumier 3534.ii; Hazard & Delteil 3315.ii
Nicolas-Auguste Hazard, Loys Delteil L'Oeuvre Lithographié de Honoré Daumier. Orrouy (Oise), 1904, cat. no. 3315.ii.

Loys Delteil Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré (XIX et XX Siècles) Honoré Daumier. 1-9, Paris, 1926, cat. no. 3534.ii, ill.