Thursday, May 27, 2010

Honore Daumier

Honoré Daumier (February 26, 1808 – February 10, 1879) was a French printmaker, caricaturist, painter, and sculptor, whose many works offer commentary on social and political life in France in the 19th century. This digital collection maintained by the Brandeis Institutional Repository – Home University Archives & Special Collections offers over 3,800 items. They include digital images of cartoons and satirical prints. Topics covered include French politics, women’s rights and suffrage, social economic and political life in 19th century Paris.
Link: http://ir.brandeis.edu/handle/10192/5
Access: Free