Le Thermomètre (The Thermometer)

Alexandre Gabriel Decamps, French, 1803 - 1860



Lithograph on wove paper

Image: 6 5/16 × 7 9/16 in. (16.1 × 19.2 cm)

Sheet: 8 7/16 × 10 11/16 in. (21.5 × 27.2 cm)

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



Charles Etienne Pierre Motte


Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on stone, lower right margin: Litho. de C. Motte rue des marais; inscribed, on stone, lower center: Le Thermomètre.; inscribed, in graphite, lower center; 1823; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: Decamps 4 14.


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

Catalogue Raisonne

Adhemar, IFF (1953), Vol. 6: 13

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