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dc.contributor Donated by: Benjamin A. and Julia M. Trustman, 1959.
dc.creator Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879
dc.date.accessioned 2007-06-08T15:49:34Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T15:49:34Z
dc.date.issued 1835
dc.identifier LD115
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/1500
dc.description 1st state.
dc.description Published in: La Caricature, May 7, 1835
dc.description.abstract General Ney was a victim of a judicial murder in 1815, arranged by the House of Lords. He is seen here as a ghost rewriting the heading above the entrance to the Palais du Luxembourg. It is not yet clear how the word "Palais des Ass..." will end: either "Palais des Assassins" (murderers' palace) or "Palais des Assises" (Courthouse). A more recent interpretation of the print identifies the "ghost" not as Ney, but as Louis-Philippe, appearing in a shroud-like sheet recalling gothic tombs of this period, at the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Marshall Ney’s execution.
dc.format.extent 35 x 27 cm
dc.format.extent b&w
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph
dc.publisher Paris, 1835
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 115.
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.
dc.subject Generals
dc.subject.lcsh France -- History -- Louis-Philip, 1830-1848
dc.title Le Fantôme....
dc.title.alternative Caricature
dc.title.alternative The Phantom
dc.type still image
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.
mods.extent 1 lithograph, b&w, 35 x 27 cm
mods.genre Prints


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