Honoré Daumier: Public and Private Domains


daumierHonoré Daumier, Ha! So you wish to mess with the press!!, 1833, lithograph on white wove paper. Gift of Sidney and Vivian Kaplan, 2002.3.5.

Drawing upon the gift of more than 350 Daumier lithographs from Sidney and Vivian Kaplan, this exhibition explored the nineteenth-century French artist’s incisive social and political critiques, which mercilessly lampooned government officials, the bourgeoisie, and everyone in between.