Quand le Diable devint vieux, il se fit Ermite.

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dc.contributor Donated by: Benjamin A. and Julia M. Trustman, 1959.
dc.creator Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879
dc.date.accessioned 2007-06-08T15:48:14Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T15:48:14Z
dc.date.issued 1835 en_US
dc.identifier LD111 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/1456
dc.description Published in: La Caricature, March 26, 1835 en_US
dc.description.abstract Louis-Philippe and Talleyrand are kneeling in front of a cross upon which "Freedom" is crucified. Above their head one can see a sign with the dates of the "Trois Glorieuses", the Revolutionary days of July 27, 28, 29, 1830. Louis-Philippe wears the cowl of a mendicant friar (in fact he once was a Jacobite), while Talleyrand wears a Jacobite hat showing the insignia of Napoleon, as well as a devil's hoof and horns. The King holds a rosary made of coins while Talleyrand wears a collection of symbols of the Bourbon crown, the Pope's mitre, the Napoleonic eagle, the Fleur de Lys of Charles X, and a pear representing Louis-Philippe. The open book in front of the King reads, "Charity". The crucifix rests upon a locked cashbox. The cat is the symbol of deceit and treachery. en_US
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph en_US
dc.format.extent b&w en_US
dc.format.extent 27 x 36.5 cm en_US
dc.publisher Paris, 1835 en_US
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 111. en_US
dc.rights Copyright restrictions may apply. For permission to copy or use this image, contact the Robert D. Farber University Archives and Special Collections Department, Brandeis University Libraries. en_US
dc.subject Crosses (objects) en_US
dc.subject Prayers en_US
dc.subject Monks en_US
dc.title Quand le Diable devint vieux, il se fit Ermite. fr
dc.title.alternative When the devil grew old he became a monk. en
dc.title.alternative Caricature en_US
dc.rights.license The following credit line must be included with each item used: Benjamin A. and Julia M. Trustman Collection of Honoré Daumier Lithographs, Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. en_US


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