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Entendons nous bien! (Let's be Quite Clear)
  • Honoré Daumier
    1808–1879
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • Entendons nous bien! (Let's be Quite Clear), 1838
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph, hand coloring
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 360 x 275 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 10 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0010
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Catalogue raisonné

Three male figures with text above and below. There are three men wearing pants, jackets, and top hats in a rectangle in the center. The figure on the left has green pants, a brown coat, red scarf, and yellow gloves. He is in profile facing right. He has sideburns and brown hair. He had a cane under his arm. The figure in the center is wearing a beige coat and looks left. The figure on the right is wearing a purple coat trimmed in black. He has a cane in his hand. There a line of text above the image and several lines below. There is blue and purple at center left.