Oui, Monsieur, votre air respectable m'enhardit: vous voyez en moi un premier tenor qui a perdu son Ut, mais qui a encore sa femme. Avec dix huit enfans, et plus rien!.... pllll...s rrrr....ein!.. confiez moi une quinzaine de livres! - Je n'ai sur moi qu'une pièce de quarante francs! - Je vais vous rendre!

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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 2007-06-08T21:25:33Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T21:25:33Z
dc.date.issued 1840 en_US
dc.identifier LD582 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/4494
dc.description 2nd state. en_US
dc.description Published in: Le Figaro, May 29, 1840. en_US
dc.description.abstract A man is asking another for money. This print demonstrates in a rather critical way a new trend in the bourgeoisie during the post industrial-revolution period of Louis-Philippe: "Doing good and talk about it". Daumier criticizes the pseudo-humanitarian attitude of the bourgeois towards the victims of industrialization. The population in Paris had doubled within ten years. Unskilled workers from the provinces were attracted to do menial jobs in the city, especially in the flourishing construction industry hoping to find a decent living for their families. The payment was 1 Franc per day. en_US
dc.format.extent 25 x 33 cm en_US
dc.format.extent b&w en_US
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph en_US
dc.publisher Paris, 1840 en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Types Parisiens; 26 en_US
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 582 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 Conversation pieces en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Begging en_US
dc.title Oui, Monsieur, votre air respectable m'enhardit: vous voyez en moi un premier tenor qui a perdu son Ut, mais qui a encore sa femme. Avec dix huit enfans, et plus rien!.... pllll...s rrrr....ein!.. confiez moi une quinzaine de livres! - Je n'ai sur moi qu'une pièce de quarante francs! - Je vais vous rendre! fr
dc.title.alternative Figaro en_US
dc.title.alternative Yes, Monsieur, your respectable look makes me grow bolder: you are seeing in front of you a tenor who has lost his C, but still has his wife. With 18 children, and nothing!...noooo...thhhh....ing!.. please let me have 15 dollars! - I am sorry because I only have 40 francs in coins! - I do not have change! 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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