Le Dernier Joueur de Tambour de Basque (The Last Basque Tambourine Player), from the series Études Musicales (Musical Studies), in Le Petit Journal

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879


created 1865; published 1874

Lithograph on paper

Image: 6 7/16 × 9 5/16 in. (16.4 × 23.6 cm)

Sheet: 8 3/4 × 11 3/8 in. (22.3 × 28.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ilse Martha Bischoff



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Lettered, upper right: N.o [o in superscript] 279. [on vertical; lettered upper center: ÉTUDES MUSICALES, -- par H. DAUMIER.; lettered, center left: PETIT JOURNAL POUR RIRE. [on vertical]; lettered, lower left: 4 [on vertical]; lettered lower center margin: LE DERNIER JOUEUR DE TAMBOUR DE BASQUE.; lettere, lower right margin: 23715


Ilse Martha Bischoff, Hartland, Vermont; given to present collection, 1955.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hazard (1904): 3902 Delteil (1926), Vol. 9: 3391.; Daumier Register: 3391

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