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Approchez, mes amis, ne soyez pas honteux... (Come Closer, My Friends, Don't be Bashful...)
  • Honoré Daumier
    1808–1879
    born: Marseille, France ; died: Valmondois, France
  • Approchez, mes amis, ne soyez pas honteux... (Come Closer, My Friends, Don't be Bashful...), 1844
  • Les Philantropes du Jour (The Philanthropists of Today), No. 15, published in Le Charivari
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 214 x 184 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/8 x 7 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0890
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Group of people standing around a figure who is elevated on a platform. The man on the platform is holding an object in his proper right hand and is stirring something in a large cauldron on the right.