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An image of The publisher Aubert. You must admit the government has a comic appearance by Charles-Joseph Traviés de Villers, Charles Philipon

Charles-Joseph Traviés de Villers

(France 1804 – 1859)

Charles Philipon

(France 1800 – 1862)

Title
The publisher Aubert. You must admit the government has a comic appearance
Alternative title:
Aubert Editeur. Faut avouer que le Gouvernement a une bien drole de tete
Year
1831
Media category
Print
Materials used
lithograph
Dimensions

25.5 x 32.9 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Signed l.r., [inscribed on stone] "C J Traviés". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1988
Accession number
489.1988
Location
Not on display
Further information

The print shop established by Charles Philipon and his brother-in-law Gabriel Aubert in 1829 in the Passage Véro-Dodat in central Paris. This is where ‘La Caricature’ and ‘Le Charivari’ were published.

Bibliography (1)

Nicholas Draffin, Citizen Artist - Daumier and his time, Sydney, 1991, 14. no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (2)

Citizen Artist - Daumier and his time, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Nov 1990–27 Jan 1991

Printmaking in the age of Romanticism, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Aug 2009–25 Oct 2009