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Toujours le livre de Mr Flourens: P.2594-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Toujours le livre de Mr Flourens
Ces bons Parisiens


Printmaker: Daumier, Honoré Victorin
Printer: Destouches
Publisher: Martinet-Hautecoeur



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
1855 -


No.2 from the series. Published in Le Charivari, 17 March 1855, lettering verso

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  • Text: TOUJOURS LE LIVRE DE Mr. FLOURENS. / - Ce monsieur Flourens est dans le vrai..... et de plus il a le courage de son opinion.... j'avais déjà remarqué comme lui, / que le visage de l'homme ne commence à prendre un aspect réellement viril qu'à soixante huit ans..... mais je n'osais pas le dire... / pour me compléter et pour me donner un air de force, dès demain je laisserai pousser mes moustaches!.....
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2594-1991
Primary reference Number: 202619
Delteil: 2653 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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