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Le Bois est Cher et Les Arts Ne Vont Pas

Inscription

Signed on stone, l.l. Daumier

Provenance

William P. Babcock: bequest to MFA June 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

"Le Charivari" May 6 1833

Wood is expensive and the arts does not pay well

1833

Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 0146, II; H.D. 530

Dimensions

Image: 19.8 x 22.2 cm (7 13/16 x 8 3/4 in.) Sheet: 22.3 x 28.3 cm (8 3/4 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

B4249.12

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, second state

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