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Le Vol au Pot: P.2450-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Le Vol au Pot
Flibustiers Parisiens


Printmaker: Daumier, Honoré Victorin
Printer: Junca
Publisher: Aubert



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


19th Century
Production date: AD 1835


No.5 from the series. Published in Le Charivari, 18 December 1835. Text verso (stuck down on card)

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  • Text: Le Vol au Pot. "Voyez-vous, dit le Flibustier au provincial, quand on va dans ces maisons là, il faut y aller sans argent" Il dépose en conséquence son argent et celui du Nigaud dans une cachette, et à peine ont-ils tourné les talons qu'un afidé vient déterrer le Magot; ce vol s'appelle: Vol au pot.
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2450-1991
Primary reference Number: 202475
Delteil: 275.
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Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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