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Les Mandarins Lettres (Mandarin Scholars)
  • Honoré Daumier
    1808–1879
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • Les Mandarins Lettres (Mandarin Scholars), 1845
  • Voyage en Chine (Travelling to China), No. 18, published in Le Charivari
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 248 x 378 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 14 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0856
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Group of men seated around a table; some of the men are stereotypical Chinese. There are books on the table.