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Robert Macaire magnétiseur.: P.2459-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Robert Macaire magnétiseur.


Printmaker: Daumier, Honoré Victorin
Publisher: Aubert et Cie
Draughtsman: Philipon, Charles (After)



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 1838


No.88 from the series. Published in Le Charivari, 26 August 1838. Text verso (stuck down on card)

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  • Text: Robert Macaire magnétiseur. Voici un excellent sujet.........pour le magnétisme....... Certes ! il n’y a pas de commerage, je n’ai pas l’honneur de connaitre M.elle de St.Bertrand et vous allez voir Messieurs, l’effet du somnambulisme... (M.elle de St.Bertrand donne dans son sommeil des consultations sur les maladies de chacun, indique des trésors cachés sous terre et conseille de prendre des actions dans le papier Mozart, dans les mines d’or et dans une foule d’autres fort belles opérations).
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2459-1991
Primary reference Number: 202484
Delteil: 443 II/II
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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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