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L'Ouverture dela Chasse (The Opening of the Hunting Season)
  • Honoré Daumier
    1808–1879
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • L'Ouverture dela Chasse (The Opening of the Hunting Season), 1844
  • Les Beaux Jours de la Vie (The Best Days in Life), No. 29, published in Le Charivari
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 380 x 256 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0866
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Male on left, wearing top hat, and holding a letter in his proper left hand; he is grabbing the shirt of the man on the right. The man on the right is holding a rifle in his left hand, and wearing a hat.