Je croyais que c'était plus amusant que ça d'arroser ses fleurs pendant la canicule!.....

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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 2007-06-08T15:57:44Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T15:57:44Z
dc.date.issued 1845 en_US
dc.identifier LD1422 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/1778
dc.description 2nd state. en_US
dc.description Published in: Le Charivari, December 29, 1845. en_US
dc.description.abstract A man is sweaty and tired from watering his plants. "La canicule" or "Dog-Days" were the extremely hot and humid summer days that occurred between 3 July and 11 August in Paris. The expression is used all over the Mediterranean area and seems to be related to the position of the star Sirius (in the constellation of the Great Dog). en_US
dc.format.extent 35.5 x 24 cm en_US
dc.format.extent b&w en_US
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph en_US
dc.publisher Paris, 1845 en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Pastorales; 35 en_US
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 1422 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 Watering cans en_US
dc.subject Flowers (plants) en_US
dc.subject Gardens en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Country life in art en_US
dc.title Je croyais que c'était plus amusant que ça d'arroser ses fleurs pendant la canicule!..... fr
dc.title.alternative Charivari en_US
dc.title.alternative I thought it was more amusing than that to water the flowers during dog days of summer!..... 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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