LE SAVANT - Mon ami, la Vigne (Vitis Linnœus), est attaquée en ce moment de L'Oïdium Tuckeri, lequel Oïdium provient lui-même d'un véritable petit champignon (Fungus Microscopicus)... et voilà pourquoi votre raisin est malade!..

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879



Lithograph on vélin mince

Image: 8 11/16 × 10 13/16 in. (22 × 27.5 cm)

Sheet: 10 1/4 × 14 3/16 in. (26 × 36 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H, by exchange, in honor of Kathy Hart, Barbara C. & Harvey P. Hood Curator of Academic Programming, 1990–2020



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Lettered, upper center: LES RAISINS MALADES; Lettered, upper right: 4; Left: Je certifie que le tirage sera en tout conforme à la présente épreuve; Left: Paris le 9 octobre 1853; Left: Ch’ Trinocq; Left: a; Inscribed, lower left: h.D.; Inscribed, on ground; lower right: 545; Lettered lower left: maison Martinet, r. Vivienne 41 et 11 r du Coq.; Lettered, lower right: Imp. Trinocq Cour des Miracles, 9 Paris; Lettered, lower center: LE SAVANT - Mon ami, la Vigne VITIS LINNOEUS, est attaquée en ce moment de L'OÏDIUM TUCKERI, lequel OÏDIUM provient lui-même d'un véritable petit champignon FUNGUS MICROSCOPICUS... et voila pourquoi votre raisin est malade!..; Inscribed, lower right: 8376


Henri Petiet (1894-1980), Paris (stamped verso); Susan Schulman Printseller, New York; sold to the present collection, 2021

Catalogue Raisonne

Delteil 2381, III/III (plate 4)

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