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L'Inconvéniet de se Faire Bichonner (The Inconvenience of Having His Hair Curled)
  • Honoré Daumier
    1808–1879
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • L'Inconvéniet de se Faire Bichonner (The Inconvenience of Having His Hair Curled), 1844
  • Les Beaux Jours de la Vie (The Best Days in Life), No. 31, published in Le Charivari
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 380 x 254 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 15/16 x 10 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0863
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Man on the left, holding an object in his proper right hand. Seated woman on the right, wearing a hairdresser's cape; her hair is in bows/curlers(?).