The Banqueters

Rifolard opens the ball...

(French, 1808–1879)
Support: Cream wove paper
Sheet: 35.8 x 25.6 cm (14 1/8 x 10 1/16 in.); Image: 26 x 20.8 cm (10 1/4 x 8 3/16 in.)
Catalogue raisonné: Daumier Register / Delteil 1786 ; Hazard-Delteil 678
State: III/III
Location: not on view
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This print was published in Le Charivari (November 21, 1848) as plate 5 from the series The Banqueters.
Rifolard opens the ball...

Rifolard opens the ball...


Honoré Daumier, Aubert

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

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