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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Honoré Daumier, French, 1808–1879
Subject: Louis Philippe I, King of the French, French, 1773–1850, ruled 1830–48

Lower the curtain, the farce has been played out (Baissez le rideau, la farce est jouee)



20 × 27.6 cm (7 7/8 × 10 7/8 in.)
University Purchase, Walter R. Callender, B.A. 1894, Fund
19th century
Works on Paper - Prints
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