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Object: Robert Macaire: Je ne sais pas ce qu'on peut trouver d'amusant à toutes ces bêtises là...
No. 64: a satire showing Robert Macaire and his associate Bertrand standing outside Aubert's printshop where a crowd is looking at caricatures of them (the one in the centre is the present print); they complain that they cannot see what is amusing and that the police should put a stop to it; originally published in "Le Charivari", 22 October 1837
Hand-coloured lithograph, printed "sur blanc"
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Height: 247 millimetres (image size)
Width: 211 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The print is part of the "Caricaturana" series, which comprised 100 lithographs first published in the Charivari in 1836-1838 (this particular print was published in October 1837). The prints were later printed "sur blanc" and sold as an album entitled "Les Robert-Macaires" in 1838.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Charivari
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Purchased by Andrew Edmunds from the print trade in Paris
- Prints and Drawings
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