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The Metropolitan Museum Journal, volume 53, 2018
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART JOURNAL | VOLUME 53

"The Wet Nurse in Daumier's Third-Class Carriage"

Sussman, George D.
2018
14 pages
11 illustrations
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The Metropolitan Museum Journal is issued annually and publishes original research on works of art in the Museum’s collection. Highlights of volume 53 include an exquisite pair of 17th-century Chinese birthday gift portraits of an elderly couple, a hidden painting of a Rococo-inspired nude underneath Manet’s 1862 Mademoiselle V. . . . in the Costume of an Espada, and a new identification of the central figure in Daumier’s The Third-Class Carriage.

The Third-Class Carriage, Honoré Daumier  French, Oil on canvas
1864
Impressions de Voyage en Chemin de Fer, from Actualités, published in "Le Charivari", Honoré Daumier  French, Lithograph
Multiple artists/makers
November 9, 1855
The Laundress, Honoré Daumier  French, Oil on oak
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