Plate 35

Ungrateful nation, you will not have my masterpiece!, 1840

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Although Daumier made his living as a caricaturist, he was also active as a painter, draftsman, and sculptor. He understood the disappointment of being refused by the annual Salon and the agony of not being respected as a serious artist.

Ungrateful nation, you will not have my masterpiece!
Artist Life
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Catalogue Raisonne
L.D. 719 v/vi; iii/iii; HD 312
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Plate 35