Pour lors, c‘est donc nous qui sommes dans le pétrin (So, it‘s us now who are in big trouble), plate 37 from the series Émotions Parisiennes (Parisian Emotions)

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879

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1842

Lithograph on wove paper

Sur blanc impression

Image: 9 5/8 × 8 1/8 in. (24.4 × 20.7 cm)

Sheet: 13 7/16 × 10 3/8 in. (34.1 × 26.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Dr. Franz H. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P

PR.949.31

Printer

Imprimerie d'Aubert & Cie, Paris

Publisher

Chez Aubert & Cie, Paris

Chez Bauger & Cie, Paris

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Lettered, upper center: ÉMOTIONS PARISIENNES.; lettered, upper right: 37.; inscribed, on stone, upper right: ORDONNANCE [N reversed] / CONCERNANT [N reversed] / LE POIDS / DU PAIN; initialled, lower left: h.D.; lettered, lower left margin: Chez Bauger R. du Croissant 16.; lettered, lower center margin; Chez Aubert gal. Vero-dodat; lettered, lower right: Imp. d'Aubert & C.ie [ie in superscript]; lettered, lower center: Pour lors, c'est donc nous qui sommes dans le pétrin. [Translated text: ORDER CONCERNING THE WEIGHT OF BREAD. "So, it's us now who are in a big trouble"]

Provenance

Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1949.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hazard (1904): 320; Delteil (1926), Vol. 3: 721.; Daumier Register: 721

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