Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Monsieur, vous qui êtes si bon, ne pourriez vous pas me procurer un petit emploi... (Sir, You Who are So Good, Can't You Get Me a Small Position?...)
  • Honoré Daumier
    1808–1879
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • Monsieur, vous qui êtes si bon, ne pourriez vous pas me procurer un petit emploi... (Sir, You Who are So Good, Can't You Get Me a Small Position?...), 1844
  • Les Philantropes du Jour (The Philanthropists of Today), No. 19, published in Le Charivari
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 229 x 177 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 x 6 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0888
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Man standing at left, holding a hat in his hands, facing a man on the right. The man on the right has his body facing the viewer, but is looking at the man on the left. They are standing in front a desk.