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Le Protecteur: P.2517-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Le Protecteur
Bohémiens de Paris


Printmaker: Daumier, Honoré Victorin
Printer: Aubert et Cie
Publisher: Bauger et Cie



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
1842 -


No.16 from the series. Published in Le Charivari 11 January 1842. Text verso

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Eh mon cher!... je vous retrouve enfin; vous ne me remettez pas, c'est moi qui avant mes malheurs... vous / ai fait faire ce superbe marché... - Lequel? - Vous ne vous rappelez pas... enfin c'est grâce à moi....... à / mon tour il me manque des fonds pour une spéculation, prêtez-moi donc cinq francs
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2517-1991
Primary reference Number: 202542
Delteil: 837 IV/IV
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Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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