The Good Bourgeois, Plate 23: "But yes, my dear, I assure you that this gentleman is drawing a landscape...is it not so, sir, that you are drawing a landscape?" (Les bons bourgeios, planche 23: Mais si, ma femme...monsieur dessine un paysage..)

The Good Bourgeois, Plate 23: "But yes, my dear, I assure you that this gentleman is drawing a landscape...is it not so, sir, that you are drawing a landscape?" (Les bons bourgeios, planche 23: Mais si, ma femme...monsieur dessine un paysage..)

1846

Honoré Daumier

(French, 1808-1879)

Lithograph

Support: Cream(1) wove paper

Sheet: 34 x 26.1 cm (13 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Mr. and Mrs. Charles G. Prasse Collection 1966.403

Catalogue raisonné: Delteil.24.Daumier.5.1499

State: II/II

Description

In 19th-century France, everyone was a landscape painter, according to Daumier’s caricature published in Le Charivari.

See also
Collection: 
PR - Lithograph
Department: 
Prints
Type of artwork: 
Print
Medium: 
Lithograph

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