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Messieurs, voici les comptes de notre société philantropique....: P.2556-1991

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Messieurs, voici les comptes de notre société philantropique....
Les Philantropes du jour


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



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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.10 from the series. Published in Le Charivari, 15 October 1844, lettering verso.

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  • Text: Messieurs, voici les comptes de notre société philantropique.... cette année les dépenses pour nos / appointemens et pour frais d'administration se sont élevés à douze mille francs.... les recettes n'ont / atteint que le chiffre de onze mille neuf cent quatre vingt trois francs..... c'est donc dix sept francs / que les pauvres nous doivent... êtes vous d'avis de leur faire remise de cette somme?...
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2556-1991
Primary reference Number: 202581
Delteil: 1302 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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