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dc.contributor Donated by: Benjamin A. and Julia M. Trustman, 1959.
dc.creator Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879
dc.date.accessioned 2007-06-08T21:21:30Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T21:21:30Z
dc.date.issued 1832
dc.identifier.other LD45
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/4364
dc.description Published in: La Caricature, June 14, 1832.
dc.description 1st state.
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.
dc.format.extent 33 x 25 cm
dc.format.extent colored
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph
dc.publisher Paris, 1832
dc.relation.ispartof Célébrités de la Caricature; 171
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 45
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 Caricatures
dc.subject.lcsh France -- History -- Louis-Philip, 1830-1848
dc.title DUP...
dc.title.alternative Caricature
dc.title.alternative DUP...
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.name.donor Trustman, Benjamin A.
mods.name.donor Trustman, Julia M.
mods.note.acquisition Donated by: Benjamin A. and Julia M. Trustman, 1959.
mods.name.lithographer Daumier, Honoré
mods.date.keydate 1832


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