Nationality

French

Artist Dates

1808-1879

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Date of Work

1845

Medium

Lithograph

Signature

Signed in lithographic stone

Height

9 1/2"

Width

10 1/2"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection

Status

Stored: R29

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

English:Men of Justice. You Are Hungry. So you were hungry... that's no excuse! I too am hungry almost every day and I don't go out to steal!

Lithograph, published in Le Charivari, initialed in the lithographic stone

Purchased with funds from the Myers Foundations

University Art Collections: Art & Design Study Collections

While the theme of Daumier’s print seems reminiscent of Les misérablesby Victor Hugo(1802-1885), Hugo’s historical novel did not appear in print until 1862.

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