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Title

The publisher Aubert. You must admit the government has a comic appearance

1831


Artists

Charles-Joseph Traviès de Villers

France

1804 - 1859

Charles Philipon

France

1800 - 1862


About

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.


Details


Alternative title

Aubert Editeur. Faut avouer que le Gouvernement a une bien drole de tete


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

489.1988


Artist information

Charles-Joseph Traviès de Villers

Works in the collection

3

Artist information

Charles Philipon

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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