Nov 1, 2007

Breach of Article 24 of the Civil Code


Breach of Article 24 of the Civil Code


Honoré Daumier

(French, 1808–1879)

hand-colored by

Edouard Bouvenne




Lithograph hand-colored with watercolor by Edouard Bouvenne

Support: Cream wove paper

Sheet: 35.5 x 26.5 cm (14 x 10 7/16 in.); Image: 24 x 23 cm (9 7/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

John L. Severance Fund 2001.137

Catalogue raisonné: Daumier Register / Delteil 405 ; Hazard-Delteil 1040

State: III/III



This print was published in Le Charivari (May 28, 1837) as plate 50 from the series Caricaturana.

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