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BUFFET. Ministre du commerce et de l'agriculture. - Cultive carottes, navets et topinambours, couronne les bœufs, ncourage les veaux et fait généralement tout ce qui concerne son état. - Va-t-à Poissy!

  • ARTIST: Honore Daumier

  • PUBLISHER: "Les Representas Representes" from Le Charivari,

  • MEDIUM: Lithograph,

    DATE: 1849,

  • EDITION SIZE: Image Size 10 1/16 x 7 1/4" (256 x 184mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Translation: BUFFET. Minister of Commerce and of Agriculture, he cultivates carrots, turnips, and Jerusalem artichokes, spoils cattle, encourages calves and in general does everything one would expect of a man in his position. Go to Poissy, go!

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Signed "H.D." in the stone,

  • CONDITION: Full sheet, folded, stained,

  • REFERENCE: DR # 1838, Stone # 35, Plate # 40,