Eh! bien, monsieur Mitouflet..., ne trouvez-vous pas que la grippe m'a un peu change? (And so, Mr. Mitouflet..., don't you find that the flu has changed me a little?), plate 485 from the series Actualités (News of the Day) in Le Charivari

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879


published 1858

Lithograph on paper

Image: 8 3/16 × 9 3/4 in. (20.8 × 24.7 cm)

Sheet: 9 15/16 × 14 in. (25.2 × 35.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Allerton C. Hickmott, Class of 1917



Lithographie Destouches, Paris


Martinet-Hautecoeur, Paris


Europe, France


19th century

Object Name




Not on view


Lettered, upper center: ACTUALITÉS.; lettered, upper right: 485; initialled, on stone, lower left: hD; inscribed, on stone, lower right: 139; lettered, lower left margin: Paris -maison Martinet, 172, r. Rivoli et 41, r. Vivienne.; lettered, lower right margin: Lith.Destouches, 28, r Paradis [re in superscript] Paris.; lettered, lower center: -Eh! bien, monsieur Mitouflet...., ne trouvez-vous pas que la grippe m'a un peu changé; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 25 Janvier 1858 / 257I58 / 3735

Exhibition History

France in Transformation: The Caricature of Honore Daumier, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 25-August 24, 2009.

Publication History

Pubished in LE CHARIVARI, 25 Janvier 1858.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hazard (1904): 3735; Delteil (1926), Vol. 8: 3008; Daumier Register: 3008

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