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Maker(s):Daumier, Honoré Victorin
Culture:French, (1808-1879)
Title:Celui-la, on peut le mettre en liberte! . . . il n'est pas plus dangereux.
Date Made:1834
Type:Print
Materials:crayon lithograph with scraping on medium-weight, off-white, wove paper
Measurements:sheet: 10 7/8 x 14 1/2 in.; 27.6 x 36.8 cm; image: 8 13/16 x 10 in.; 22.4 x 25.4 cm
Accession Number:  AC 1972.45
Credit Line:museum purchase
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College
1972-45.jpg

Description:
published in La Caricature (11 September 1834), vol. 201, pl. 420.
A dead prisoner, shackle still dangling from his wrist, lies on his bed; a doctor and a bureaucrat are behind him; three other figures in left background.

Label Text:
only state of the print

Tags:
beds; caricatures; disease; humor; illness; imprisonment; physicians; satire; social commentary; social interaction; text

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