Artist Honoré Daumier, French, 1808-1879
Printer Delaunois, French
  • La tête branlante
Date 1834
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image (excluding letters): 8 1/8 × 10 3/4 inches (20.6 × 27.3 cm)
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 13 5/8 inches (26.7 × 34.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker
Accession Number 74.278
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on stone, lower right of image: H - D.
Marks Collector's stamp, in blue ink, verso: EEJ (not in Lugt)
Inscriptions Inscribed, center bottom margin: La tete bran- lante.
Inscribed, upper left: La Caricature (Journal) No. 204
Inscribed, upper right: Pl. 427.
Inscribed, lower left: Au Bureau, chez Aubert, pass. Vero-Dodat.
Inscribed, lower right: Lith: Delaunois, r. du Bouloi, 19
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right margin: D275/12
1974-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)