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Maker(s):Daumier, Honoré
Culture:French (1808-1879)
Title:Le Cauchemar [The Nightmare], La Caricature plate 139
Date Made:1832 February 23
Place Made:Europe; France; Paris
Measurements:Mat: 14 5/16 in x 19 5/16 in; 36.4 cm x 49.1 cm; Sheet: 10 11/16 in x 13 7/16 in; 27.1 cm x 34.1 cm; Image: 10 1/8 in x 11 13/16 in; 25.7 cm x 30 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SERIES TITLE: recto, upp. ctr. (printed in black ink): La Caricature (Journal) ; TITLE: recto, lwr. ctr. (printed in black ink): Le cauchemar ; INSCRIPTION: recto, upp. l. (printed in black ink): No. 69 ; PLATE: recto, upp. r. (printed in black ink): Pl. 139 ; SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. r. (printed in black ink): Rogelin ; INSCRIPTION: recto, lwr. l. (printed in black ink): Lith. de Delaporte. ; INSCRIPTION: recto, lwr. r. (printed in black ink): On s'abonne chez Aubert, galerie vero dodat.
Accession Number:  MH 1988.20.19
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Howard P. Vincent (Mary Wilson Smith, Class of 1926)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

A fully dressed man sleeps on a couch, while an enormous pear rests atop his huge stomach. Printed on a page from La Caricature; caricature; fruit; man; political event/figure

architecture; buildings; ancient; columns; ruins; temples; people; international

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