Honoré DAUMIER, Quel dommage que cette charmante petite femme ne m'ait pas chargé de defendre sa cause...comme je plaiderais que son mari est un gredin!..... [What a pity that that charming little woman didn't get me to defend .... ] Enlarge 1 /1

Honoré DAUMIER

France 1808 – 1879

Quel dommage que cette charmante petite femme ne m'ait pas chargé de defendre sa cause...comme je plaiderais que son mari est un gredin!..... [What a pity that that charming little woman didn't get me to defend .... ] [Quel dommage que cette charmante ... femme ...; from the series "Les gens de justice" Plate 24 for the journal "Le Charivari"] 1846 Description: [What a pity that that charming little woman didn't get me to defend her case....... I would've argued that her husband is a scoundrel!.....] from the series Les gens de justice [Men of law] plate 24 from Le Charivari [Uproar], 14 October 1846
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph

Dimensions: comp 24.2 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 34.6 h x 26.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 81.1309