Pardon, Mr. le Maire!... pourriez - vous me faire le plaisir de me dire s'il est permis de se baigner ici?

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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 2007-06-08T21:31:59Z 2007-06-08T21:31:59Z 1842 en_US
dc.identifier LD785 en_US
dc.description 3rd state. en_US
dc.description Published in: Le Charivari, August 7, 1842. en_US
dc.description.abstract A man is asking the mayor if they can swim in the river. Another man has already begun swimming. he source of the river Seine is found in Burgundy, runs through Paris and ends in the Channel. The public baths in the Seine offered a highly welcomed refreshment in summer. According to information by Provost one of the "Bathing Boats", called "Petit, Ecole de Natation" was moored very close to Daumier's house at the Quai d'Anjou on the river Seine. en_US
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph en_US
dc.format.extent b&w en_US
dc.format.extent 24.5 x 36.5 cm en_US
dc.publisher Paris, 1842 en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Les Baigneurs; 25 en_US
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 785 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 Rivers en_US
dc.subject Mayors en_US
dc.subject Swimming en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Swimming in art en_US
dc.title Pardon, Mr. le Maire!... pourriez - vous me faire le plaisir de me dire s'il est permis de se baigner ici? fr
dc.title.alternative Pardon, Mr. Mayor!...would you please tell me if swimming is allowed here? en_US
dc.title.alternative Charivari en_US
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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