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Ce qu'on appèlle diner au restaurant: P.2550-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Ce qu'on appèlle diner au restaurant
Les Etrangers à Paris


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
1844 -


No.3 from the series. Published in Le Charivari, 7 June 1844, lettering verso (pasted on card)

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  • Text: CE QU'ON APPÈLLE DINER AU RESTAURANT. / - Garçon!.. voilà une heure et quart que je suis dans votre établissement sans chaise.... et vous / n'avez encore servi que les cure-dents à mon épouse qui meurt de faim.... vous me ferez sortir / de mon assiette ordinaire, et je finirai par mettre les pieds dans le plat.... entendez-vous, garçon! / - Voilà monsieur, voilà, voilà, voilà!!!
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2550-1991
Primary reference Number: 202575
Delteil: 1274 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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