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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 2007-06-08T21:21:30Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T21:21:30Z
dc.date.issued 1832 en_US
dc.identifier LD45 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/4364
dc.description Published in: La Caricature, June 14, 1832. en_US
dc.description 1st state. en_US
dc.description.abstract This lithograph is a portrait of Dupin. The coat of arms created by Philipon shows a money bag (corruption), a weather-vane (wryneck) and a pair of worn out shoes (insinuation to Dupin's useless march to the Duc d'Orléans). The text shows that he is able to plead for and against the same cause. André-Marie-Jean-Jacques, aîné Dupin , (1783-1865) was President of the Chamber of Representatives as well as Attorney General. Apart from that he held numerous other important Government positions. He was portrayed by Daumier both in a terracotta sculpture and in several lithographs. The abbreviation "DUP" is an insinuation to his limited intelligence. Nevertheless, Dupin was a well-known lawyer who adeptly defended Marshal Ney as well as the republican poet and singer Béranger. Dupin surely must be considered one of the more important politicians of his period, showing a certain trend towards liberal political ideas. It was he who suggested to the future King, the Duc d’Orléans, to choose the name Louis-Philippe rather than Philippe VII. In 1832, he was nominated member of the Académie Française and became President of the Chamber. en_US
dc.format.extent 33 x 25 cm en_US
dc.format.extent colored en_US
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph en_US
dc.publisher Paris, 1832 en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Célébrités de la Caricature; 171 en_US
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 45 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 DUP... fr
dc.title.alternative Caricature en_US
dc.title.alternative DUP... 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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