La mère est dans de feu de la composition, l’enfant est dans l’eau de la baigmoire! (Mother is in the heat of composition, the child is in the bath water) from Les Bas-Bleus (The Bluestockings

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879

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1844

Lithograph on ivory wove paper

Image: 9 1/4 × 7 9/16 in. (23.5 × 19.2 cm)

Sheet: 13 9/16 × 9 7/8 in. (34.4 × 25.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil Jr. 1935 Fund

2019.1.3

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Initialled, in image, lower right: h.D.; numbered, in image, lower right: 566; printed, top margin, center: LES BAS-BLEUS.; printed, lower left, beneath image: Chez Aubert, Pl.d la Bourse, 29.; printed, lower right, beneath image: Imp. D‘Aubert & Cie.; printed, bottom margin, left to right: La Mere est dans le feu de la composition, l‘enfant est dans l‘eau de la baignoire!

Provenance

Susan Schulman Fine Art, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2019.

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