Un voisin qui se plaint de ce qu'on arrose son gazon. (A Neighbor Complaining about Someone Watering His Lawn)

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879



Lithograph on wove paper

Sur blanc impression

Sheet: 14 1/8 × 10 7/8 in. (35.8 × 27.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Philip Hofer


Portfolio / Series Title

Plate 10 from Les Bons Bourgeois (The Good Bourgeois)


Imprimerie d'Aubert & Cie, Paris


Chez Aubert & Cie, Paris


Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Lettered, upper center: LES BONS BOURGEOIS; lettered, upper right: N.o [o in superscript] 10.; inscribed, on stone, lower left: 903; initialled, on stone, lower right: h.D.; lettered, lower left margin: Chez Aubert Pl de la Bourse, 29; lettered, lower right: Imp. Aubert & C.ie [ie in superscript]; lettered, lower center: Un voisin qui se plaint de ce q'on arrose son gazon.; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 869; reverse, stamped, in blue ink, lower left: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / DEPT. OF ART AND / ARCHAEOLOGY

Exhibition History

19th Century Prints from the Permanent Collection, Art 52, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 12-March 25, 1979.

Art 52, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 26, 1981-January 1982.

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


Collected by Philip Hofer (1898-1984), Cambridge, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1945.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hazard (1904): 863; Delteil (1925), Vol. 5: 1486; Daumier Register: 1486

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