Et ils veulent rattraper le train!!! (And they want to catch the train!!!), plate 97 from the series Actualités (News of the Day) in Le Charivari

Honoré Victorin Daumier, French, 1808 - 1879

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published May 6, 1870

Lithograph on paper

Image: 9 5/16 × 8 1/4 in. (23.7 × 21 cm)

Sheet: 11 7/16 × 9 13/16 in. (29.1 × 25 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.958.314

Printer

Lithographie Walter Frères, Paris

Publisher

A. de Vresse, Paris

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Lettered, upper center: ACTUALITÉS; lettered, upper right: 97; inscribed, on stone, upper right: PROGRES [in smoke cloud]; inscribed, on stone, center: COMMISSION / EXTRA PARLEMENTAIRE; initialled, on stone, lower left: h.D.; inscribed, on stone, lower right: 21; lettered, lower left margin: A de Vresse, R. Rivoli 55; lettered, lower right margin: Lith, Walter F.res [res in superscript and underscored] R. Paradis P.re [re in superscript] 28; lettered, lower center: Et ils veulent rattrapper le train !!!; inscribed, in graphite, lower center 77DC $3.50;

Course History

FREN 8, Exploring French Culture and Language, Annabelle Cone, Spring 2019

FREN 8, Exploring French Culture and Language, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2015

FREN 8, Exploring French Culture and Language, Annabelle Cone, Fall 2014

FREN 8, Exploring French Culture and Language, Annabelle Cone, Spring 2014

FREN 8, Exploring French Culture and Language, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2014

FREN 8, Exploring French Culture and Language, Annabelle Cone, Fall 2013

FREN 8, Exploring French Culture and Language, Annabelle Cone, Fall 2013

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.

Provenance

Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland; sold to present collection, 1958.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hazard (1904): 3203; Delteil (1926), Vol. 10: 3782; Daumier Register: 3782

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