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Un Monsieur Qui Se Rajeunit (A Rejuvenation Experiment)
  • Honoré Daumier
    1808–1879
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • Un Monsieur Qui Se Rajeunit (A Rejuvenation Experiment), 1844
  • Les Beaux Jours de la Vie (The Best Days in Life), No. 34, published in Le Charivari
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 378 x 248 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 7/8 x 9 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0871
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

There is a female figure on the left, with back partially to the viewer; her hands clasped. Male figure on the right, holding an object in his proper left hand and playing with his hair with his right hand.