RUE TRANSNONAIN, LE 15 AVRIL 1834.

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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 2007-06-12T13:24:58Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-12T13:24:58Z
dc.date.issued 1834 en_US
dc.identifier LD135 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/5029
dc.description Published in: L'Association Mensuelle, October 2,1834. en_US
dc.description.abstract The illustration refers to brutal massacre by the National Guard killing 19 women, children, and elderly people in Rue Transnonain number 12 on 14 April 14 1834. It emphatically describes the suppression of the revolt by the "canuts", the silk weavers of Lyon. The killed man is most likely a Mr. Hué with his child lying under him. The woman has been identified as Madame Godefroy. A few days later, the print was exhibited in the shop windows of Aubert's editing house in Paris. Although the censor had approved publication, most of the prints were nevertheless confiscated by the Government (see Adhémar and Bechtel). Although Daumier refrained from accusing the Government directly and was reporting mere facts in this print, the King ordered the confiscation of the lithographic stone and had all copies of this lithograph available on the market tracked down and destroyed. The few existing copies are extremely rare and those without a centerfold are especially valuable. en_US
dc.format.extent 1 lithograph en_US
dc.format.extent 54.75 x 42 cm en_US
dc.format.extent b&w en_US
dc.publisher Paris, 1834 en_US
dc.relation.isreferencedby Delteil. Daumier, 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 Deaths en_US
dc.title RUE TRANSNONAIN, LE 15 AVRIL 1834. fr
dc.title.alternative RUE TRANSNONAIN, ON APRIL 15, 1834. en
dc.title.alternative Association Mensuelle 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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