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Un Château en Espagne (Building castles in the air)
  • Honoré Daumier
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • Un Château en Espagne (Building castles in the air), 1847
  • Les Bons Bourgeois (The Petty Bourgeois), No. 36, published in La Charivari
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 374 x 247 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 9 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0885

Male and female standing figures both looking at an image of a house that has been carved into the ground with a stick that the man is holding. There is a house in the left background.