Prints and Drawings
Artist: Honoré Daumier, French, 1808–1879

Gargantua

1831

Lithograph

stone: 23.5 × 30.6 cm (9 1/4 × 12 1/16 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2016.155.1
Geography: 
Made in France
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

René Gaston-Dreyfus (1886-1969), not in Lugt, his stamp, verso. Sold: Deuxième Vente, Hotel Drouot, 7 & 9 December, 1966, Lot 69. Whereabouts unknown until acquisition by R.E. Lewis, San Rafael, CA, in the 1995. Private collection until acquisition in 2016 by Carolyn Bullard and Susan Schulman.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.