Dec 15, 2005

The Auction House: The Auctioneer

The Auction House: The Auctioneer

1863, printed 1920

Honoré Daumier

(French, 1808–1879)


Charles Maurand

(French, 1824–1904)


François Louis Schmied

(Swiss, 1873–1941)

Wood engraving

Image: 22.5 x 16.1 cm (8 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.); Sheet: 45.7 x 31.8 cm (18 x 12 1/2 in.)

Gift of Ralph King 1921.1480

Catalogue raisonné: Daumier Register 6017 ; Bouvy 938 ; Rümann 884 ; Fuchs 492

State: II/II

Edition: 75


See also
PR - Wood engraving
Type of artwork: 
Credit line: 
Gift of Ralph King

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