Prints and Drawings
Artist: Honoré Daumier, French, 1808–1879
Publisher: Aubert et Cie, Paris, founded 1829

Allons bon!…la v’là qui au lieu de lait, verse du cirage dans mon chocolat!…satané roman va! (There now…instead of milk she pours polish into my hot chocolate!…enough with that damned novel!), from the series Les bas-bleus (The Bluestockings)

1844

Lithograph

stone: 21.8 × 18 cm (8 9/16 × 7 1/16 in.)
The Arthur Ross Collection
2012.159.62.37
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gabriel Cognacq (Lugt supplement 538d, verso); Swann Gallery, New York, May 6, 2004 (271); William H. Schab Gallery, New York; Arthur Ross Foundation Collection, New York, to 2012; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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