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Le débarquement: P.2542-1991

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Le débarquement
Voyage en Chine


Printmaker: Daumier, Honoré Victorin
Printer: Aubert et Cie
Publisher: Aubert 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
1843 -


No.1 from the series. Published in Le Charivari 29 December 1843. Text verso

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  • Text: LE DÉBARQUEMENT. / Tout voyageur qui aborde un port de la Chine est immédiatement conduit, comme un malfaiteur, entre deux haies de curieux au bureau / des passe ports: à peine a-t-il touché le sol du céleste empire, qu'il devient la proie des porteurs de bagage, des garçons d'hotels, des interprêtes, des / commissionnaires et autres détrousseurs autorisés par la police chinoise.
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2542-1991
Primary reference Number: 202567
Delteil: 1189 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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