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.
dc.coverage.spatial France -- History -- Louis-Philip, 1830-1848
dc.creator Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879
dc.date.accessioned 2007-06-08T21:31:59Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-08T21:31:59Z
dc.date.issued 1842
dc.identifier LD785
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/4719
dc.description 3rd state.
dc.description Published in: Le Charivari, August 7, 1842.
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.
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph
dc.format.extent b&w
dc.format.extent 24.5 x 36.5 cm
dc.publisher Paris, 1842
dc.relation.ispartof Les Baigneurs; 25
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 785
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 Rivers
dc.subject Mayors
dc.subject Swimming
dc.subject.lcsh Swimming in art
dc.title Pardon, Mr. le Maire!... pourriez - vous me faire le plaisir de me dire s'il est permis de se baigner ici?
dc.title.alternative Pardon, Mr. Mayor!...would you please tell me if swimming is allowed here?
dc.title.alternative Charivari
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.


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