Feb 6, 2020

Lesson in Understanding in 1843

Lesson in Understanding in 1843


Honoré Daumier

(French, 1808–1879)


Sheet: 27.1 x 35.6 cm (10 11/16 x 14 in.); Image: 17.3 x 23 cm (6 13/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Gift of Susan Schulman and Carolyn Bullard in honor of Jane Glaubinger 2011.407

Catalogue raisonné: Daumier Register / Delteil 1002 ; Hazard-Delteil 433

State: I/IV



This print was published first in La Caricature (March 19, 1843) as plate 92 from the series Caricatures of the Day and later in Le Charivari (February 29, 1844) as part of the series News of the Day. The year in the title changed with the publication dates.

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