Honoré Daumier

Crie donc, mâtin! … gueule donc! … égosille toi donc et que ça finisse … ne pas fermer l’œil pour un méchant moutard !! le diable emporte les enfans ! je n’en veux plus … [Just keep on screaming you mastiff, go on bawling until you are hoarse and let it be over with ... wasn't able to close an eye all night because of this brat. May the devil take these children ... that's it for me!]

Crie donc, mâtin! … gueule donc! … égosille toi donc et que ça finisse … ne pas fermer l’œil pour un méchant moutard !! le diable emporte les enfans ! je n’en veux plus … [Just keep on screaming you mastiff, go on bawling until you are hoarse and let it be over with ... wasn't able to close an eye all night because of this brat. May the devil take these children ... that's it for me!] by Honoré Daumier

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Title
Crie donc, mâtin! … gueule donc! … égosille toi donc et que ça finisse … ne pas fermer l’œil pour un méchant moutard !! le diable emporte les enfans ! je n’en veux plus … [Just keep on screaming you mastiff, go on bawling until you are hoarse and let it be over with ... wasn't able to close an eye all night because of this brat. May the devil take these children ... that's it for me!]
Artist/creator
Production date
06 Feb 1838
Medium
lithograph
Dimensions
220 x 295 mm
Inscription
(within image). Chez Aubert gal vero-dodat (l.l.) Imp. Aubert et Cie (l.r.). 1359 (pencil - l.r.). CROQUIS D'EXPRESSIONS No 2 (u.r.). Crie donc matin!.. gueule donc!.. egosille. toi donc et que ca finise...ne pas fermer. l'oeil pour un mechant moutard!! li diable. emporte les enfants' Je n'en veux plus... (l.c.). ENGLISH TRANSLATION. Sketches of Expressions No 2. Go on then howl!... what jaws!.. cry. yourself hoarse then and that'll put a stop. to it! ... you can't close your eyes for a. wretched brat!! ... Confounded children! I'll not have any more....
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1981
Accession no
1981/50/14/2
Other ID
2 Plate Number
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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