Ancient History

The Abandonment of Ariadne

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(French, 1808–1879)
Support: Cream wove paper
Sheet: 34.2 x 26.7 cm (13 7/16 x 10 1/2 in.); Image: 23.9 x 20 cm (9 7/16 x 7 7/8 in.)
Catalogue raisonné: Daumier Register / Delteil 948 ; Hazard-Delteil 1924
State: III/IV
Location: not on view
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This print was first published in Le Charivari (September 4, 1842) as plate 24 from the series Ancient History.
The Abandonment of Ariadne

The Abandonment of Ariadne


Honoré Daumier, Aubert

(French, 1808–1879)
France, 19th century

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