MADRIER-LONGEAU, en Jocrisse.

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dc.contributor Donated by: Benjamin A. and Julia M. Trustman, 1959. en_US
dc.coverage.spatial France -- History -- Louis-Philip, 1830-1848 en_US
dc.creator Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2007-06-08T15:57:38Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T15:57:38Z
dc.date.issued 1833 en_US
dc.identifier LD141 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/1775
dc.description 2nd state. en_US
dc.description Published in: Le Charivari, March 10, 1833 en_US
dc.description.abstract Madier de Monjau is shown here as a simpleton carrying the Diogenes lantern. But like the Greek philosopher, he is unable to find an honest man. Daumier alludes to him as somewhat naive and stupid, chasing butterflies. The word "Jocrisse" is an expression from the old French theater. This was a person who was permanently duped by others. He is the simpleton and laughing stock of his companions. Daumier also played with the name of Madier, calling him Madrier, a thick plank of oak. Joseph Paulin Madier de Monjau (1785-1865) was a magistrate, lawyer, and politician. He also served as Deputy from 1831 to 1837 and as Attorney General in Lyon. He published the newspaper “L’Esprit Public”. en_US
dc.format.extent 31 x 23 cm en_US
dc.format.extent b&w en_US
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph en_US
dc.publisher Paris, 1833 en_US
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 141. 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 Caricatures en_US
dc.title MADRIER-LONGEAU, en Jocrisse. fr
dc.title.alternative Charivari en_US
dc.title.alternative MADRIER-LONGEAU, as Simpleton. en
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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