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Come and see! look at your wretched son... look at his masterpiece.... you'll need to do something.... he's got to get dressed up again... we will never be able to leave.... what an imp!
(Viens voir!... ton marsouin d'enfant; viens voir son chef d'œuvre!!.. il es propre, vas!!.. faut encore l'habiller; nous ne partirons jamais.... Cré galopin!!... )
plate no. 2 from the Moeurs conjugales (Marital etiquette) series

hand-coloured lithograph and gum arabic on buff paper
23.5 × 22.8 cm irreg. (image) 28.1 × 22.8 cm (image and text) 35.9 × 27.9 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Delteil 625 iv/iv
4th of 4 states
printed in ink l.r.: Imp. d'Aubert & Cie (. under ie)
printed in ink l.c.: Par Daumier.
printed in ink (in image) l.r.: h.D.
printed in ink l.r.: Au Bureau du Charivari 16 R du Croissant
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1944
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display