Portraits of Honoré Daumier by various artists


Hand-colored lithograph by Benjamin

Portrait by Auguste Boulard Père (1827-1897) ca. 1872-73. Oil on wood. 30 x 20.5 cm. Formerly Manzi and Georges Viau Collections. Exhibited in 1901 at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts (nr. 311) and in 1923 at the Musée Victor Hugo (nr. 3). Private collection, Paris. Auguste Boulard Père also painted the portrait of Jules Dupré, who was his teacher and a friend of Daumier’s. Boulard was Daumier’s neighbor at Quai d’Anjou, Ile St.-Louis. This painting closely resembles Nadar’s photograph.

Portrait by Auguste Boulard Père (1827-1897)
Size: 230 x 280 mm

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Portrait by Jeanron

Photo by G.M. Legé & Bergeron
19th century photographers

Photo by Carjat

Photo by Carjat, 1863.

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Photo by Carjat, ca. 1860

Photo by Carjat, ca. 1860

Portrait of Honoré Daumier by Etienne Carjat (1828-1906),
Graphite drawing, 1861
Metropolitan Museum of ArtPortrait of Honoré Daumier by Etienne Carjat (1828-1906),
Graphite drawing, 1861
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Portrait of Honoré Daumier by Alexandre Steinlen (Lausanne 1859 – Paris 1923), Plume, encre brune, crayon sur papier. 6,5 x 6,5 cm. Monogramme ST lower right

Portrait of Honoré Daumier by Marius Barrett (1865-1929),
bois gravé signé au crayon, 29 x 20 cm

Albert Marquet, French sculptor (1872-1939)
Terracotta ca. 1930

Albert Marquet, French sculptor (1872-1939) Bronze 1907.
Property of INHA Paris.
Photograph by Alice Sidoli

After a Photo by Nadar, 1860
Etching issued by the newspaper L’univers illustré of 1879.

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L’ILLUSTRATION, Journal universel
22 Février 1879 – which appeared 12 days after Daumier’s death)

Caricature by Nadar,
Journal pour rire Aug. 21, 1852

Photo by Nadar, 1865

Photo by Nadar, 1865

Photo by Nadar, 1865

Photo by Nadar, 1865

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Bust by Ricart

Honoré Daumier on the roof of his studio at 9, quai d’Anjou, ca. 1860-1865, photograph.
Private collection. Shown at the Daumier retrospective in Paris – Washington – Ottawa 1999 – 2000.
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Daumier in his atelier.
Anonymous portrait (ca. 1850)

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Selfportrait by Honoré Daumier
France 19th century, drypoint. Property of the Cleveland Museum of Art. Gift of E. Weyhe 1930.534

Etching by G. Gorvel

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Henri Charles Guérard (1846-1897)
Frontispice Arsène Alexandre: Daumier, 1888
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Walter Trautschold (1902 – 1969) Caricaturist, painter.
Charcoal drawing after a photograph, signed W.T. 1950

Alain Daumont

Frederic Belaubre, from 1990s, made from Nadar’s photo. 12×16 cm

Anonymous Portrait

Portrait by Dethlev Foth (born 1959 in Germany), from 2017

Anonymous Portrait. Collection Bibliothèque Nationale de France

Portrait by Adolphe Dallemagne, 1865 (* 1. July 1811 in Pontoise; last record of being alive 1878) (photograph and information from Wikimedia Commons).

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Léopold Massard (1812 ? – 1889 ?). Portrait of Honoré Daumier, etching 1882. 160 x 105mm

Daumier by Baudelaire.

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Portrait by Victor Laisne (1830-1911)
Photograph courtesy of Mitaka City Arts Foundation, Mitaka City Gallery of Art, Japan. The photograph is part of an exhibition: “Portraits of Artists. Photo of French Artists in the 19th and 20th Century” (April to June 2012)

Portrait by Victor Laisne (1830-1911)
The portrait originally appeared in Les Contemporains, éditée par la Maison de la Bonne Presse.
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Anonymous portrait

Etching by Loys Delteil

Portrait by Félix Vallotton (1865-1925), Swiss. 1894
Lithograph. Size: 18 x 17,5 cm.

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Lithograph by Jean-Jacques Feuchère (1807-1852) of 1847 with inscription: “A mon ami Daumier”

Lithograph by Gavarni

Photo by Nadar, 1860

Lithograph by Darjou (1832-1874) of 1867. Detail of a print which appeared in the Charivari on Nov.18, 1867 illustrating the relocation of the Charivari.

Portrait of Daumier by Charles-François Daubigny (1817-1878), probably 1870-76.
Oil on canvas 762 x 629 mm.
Since 1979 in the Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art, Dublin

Portrait of Daumier late in his life by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796–1875)

Photo by Carjat, 1860

Caricature by Carjat

Caricature by Carjat, 1860

Portrait of Daumier painting the third class carriage by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796-1875), Oil painting on panel. Private Collection

Two portraits by Grass-Mick

Caricature by Paul Hadol (1835-1875). Detail of a print which appeared in the Charivari on January 2, 1867 showing the collaborators of the newspaper.

Drawing by Henri Meyer, photograph by Carjat.
Le Journal Illustré of Feb. 23, 1879
Article inside the newspaper in honor of Daumier who had died two weeks earlier.

Drawing of 1901 by Charles Lèandre (1862-1934).
Front page of the newspaper Le Rire, May 11, 1901. Hommage a Daumier.

Caricature by H. Somm.
Appeared in the newspaper Le Rire of May 11, 1901

Caricature by Mailly

Caricature by Bernais, authorised by Daumier. Appeared in the Bulletin Trimestriel de la Société des Dessinateurs Humoristes “Les Humoristes” June 2, 1924

The caricature by Bernais originally appeared in “Le Hanneton” in 1867.

and as a cover for an album of 12 lithographs with the annotation:
“J’autorise le Journal à publier ma charge, H. Daumier”

Caricature by Mars in the “Journal amusant” of May 4, 1878 making fun of Daumier’s caricatures with reference to the exhibition in Paris of 1878

Anonymous artist (Daubigny?). Appeared in the Gazette des Beaux-Arts in 1878.

Lithograph by Edmond Morin from “Le Monde Illustré” of Feb. 22, 1879 on occasion of the announcement of Daumier’s death.
Title of the article: “Honoré Daumier décédé à Valmondois (Seine-et-Oise)”

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Portrait by Krentzberger, after Michel Pascal. Frontispiece for “Daumier, son oeuvre. Études, Moeurs, Types, etc.

Portrait by Th. van Doesburg (Dutch), ca. 1910

Portrait by Ferdinand Bac (French), 1945
Title: Notre Maitre Daumier un amateur de Bougival.
Technique: Dessin original au crayon et rehaussé à l’aquarelle.
Size of drawing: 22 x 20 cm

Sculpture in Valmondois with kind permission of R. Josche, Germany

Anonymous portrait. Image size is 9″ x 6 3/4″.

Antoine Bourdelle.
Fonds Antoine Bourdelle. Dossier toilé 7. Cahier H. Daumier
1925-1928. Musée Bourdelle

Anonymous portrait, etching.

Modern caricature by David Levine, American caricaturist.

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Photograph 1870s by Henri Le Lieure, Rome. French photographer and collector (1832-1914), mainly active in Italy.
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Anonymous Portrait

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Portrait by Claude Weisbuch (born 1927), French painter, draftsman, lithographer. Serigraphie.

Portrait by Claude Weisbuch (born 1927), French painter, draftsman, lithographer. Lithograph.

Portrait by Claude Weisbuch (born 1927), French painter, draftsman, lithographer. Lithograph.
Poster of Weisbuch exhibition in Marseille Jan. 29 to Feb. 26, 2010, signed by the artist.

Portrait by Heiko Mattausch, German artist “Leipziger Schule” 2017. Oil on paper signed, 31 x 41 cm

Portraits by Claude Weisbuch (born 1927), French painter, draftsman, lithographer. Lithograph.

Portrait by Dilvo Lotti Italian artist (1914 – 2009).
In 1935 he graduated with his thesis on Daumier.
Acquaforte “Daumier, Don Chisciotte e Dilvo Lotti” (345 x 252 mm).

William Patterson (born 1941), “Daumier” (1972). Etching/acquatint 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 in, signed, limited edition of 250. William Patterson is Professor at the Univ. of Massachusetts in Amherst, MA.

Bira, Brazilian cartoonist. Caricature of Daumier to commemorate his 200th birthday in 2008.

David Davidovich Burliuk, (1882, Semirotovschina Village, Russia – 1967, Long Island, USA) “Daumier in his studio”. Watercolor.
University of Arizona, Gallery of Modern American Paintings.
David Burliuk, the “Father of Russian and Ukrainian futurism”.

Frank Wempe, “Portrait Honoré Daumier” (2003). Pencil drawing 18 x 20 cm, signed and dated. With kind permission by Frank Wempe, Germany. Presented to D.& L. Noack by the artist.

Morales De Los Rios, Caricature of Daumier, 2008.

Modern caricature of Daumier
by M. Borot

Modern caricature of Daumier by Maëster

Modern caricature of Daumier by Bodard
Photograph with kind permission by the artist. (blog: bodard-caricatures.blogspot.com)

Modern caricature of Daumier, unknown artist

Colored etching by Ronald Tolman (born 1948)

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
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Modern caricature of Daumier by Daulle

Modern caricature of Daumier by Laurent Delore, 2008

Modern caricature of Daumier by Mike Barnett, 2012

Modern caricature of Daumier by Pedro X Molina, 2012 (http://www.pxmolina.com/)

Wood Engraving 1984
by Fritz Eichenberg (1901-1990): Daumier (from “Homage”, portfolio of 12 portraits)

Etching 1982
by Stan Washburn, contemporary American artist

Pencil Drawing Aug. 21, 2017
by Andreas Nossmann, contemporary German artist
ca. 330 x 210 mm, signed and dated

Lithograph by Jules Letoula, (French,  born 1832)
size: 167 x 215 mm (without h.D.)

Charcoal drawing of 1939
by Otto Pankok (1893 – 1966).
Size: 150 x 99 mm

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Woodcut by Otto Pankok (1893 – 1966). Size: 769 x 535 mm

Two Portraits by Sergueï Eisenstein, the Russian filmmaker:
(left) Daumier, 1942. Encre de Chine sur papier, 148x189mm
(right) Portrait de Daumier, 21.4.1936. Encre de Chine sur papier, 209×147 mm
Photos courtesy of Ada Ackerman, Eisenstein et Daumier, des affinités électives. Armand Colin / Recherches. 2013

Anonymous portrait, etching

(left) Statue Honoré Daumier in Marseille, France (Daumier’s birth place).
Photograph with kind permission by David Berkvam,
artist in Portland, OR, USA, 2006
(right) The same statue in Winter. “Daumier a disparu”. Please read the article about the disappearing of the statue!

Statue by Emile Antoine Bourdelle (1861 – 1929).
Tête d’Honoré Daumier. Bronze à patine verte sur socle en marbre.
Fonte posthume. Cachet de fondeur Godard Cire perdue, numéroté 5, cachet C by Bourdelle. 21 x 19 x 13 cm.

Marseille, Place Daviel.
Photo from “Arts et Livres de Provence”, Bulletin n° 18, Jan. 1950

Emile-Antoine Bourdelle (1861 – 1929).
Portrait of Honoré Daumier, 1927.
Study in bronze for a monument in Marseille.
Bequest Rhodia Dufet-Bourdelle, 2002 to the Musée Bourdelle, Paris.

Emile Antoine Bourdelle (1861-1929)
Study for the statue of Daumier, gouache. Musée du Louvre, Paris

by American artist J.G. Kempkes, 1987

Graphic composition
by J.G. Kempkes, American, Answer to the CHARLIE HEBDO affair of Jan.7, 2015.

Portrait by A. Karl

Portrait by Diego Manuel Rodriguez, Argentina

Armand GAUTIER (1825 – 1894)
Portrait de profil de Daumier
Crayon sur papier

Bertrand Daullé, contemporary French caricaturist

Walter Toscano, Peru. Pencil colors on paper.

Modern caricature of Daumier, unknown artist

Modern caricature of Daumier, unknown artist

Color etching of 1986 by Oldrich Kulhanek Czech (b. 1940): Pisces (Honoré Daumier). 4 3/8 x 2 7/8 inches

Honoré Daumier.
Bust in hydrostone, unknown artist

Barry Moser
Wood engraving on paper. 4.5×3.5 in

Modern portrait of Daumier by anonymous artist.

Portrait by A. Karl . Lithograph of 1840

Caricature, anonymous artist

Portrait signed Marius Barret 38

Daumier as clown. Anonymous

Portrait anonymous. Copyright 2013IDEO

Pencil drawing, anonymous

Kretzschmar, Harald
Kleines Denkmal (Honoré Daumier)
Terrakotta, Holz, Stoff
Collection of the Artist

Bust of Daumier by M. Lenoir. Property of Musée Carnavalet, Paris.

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Plaster relief by Jacques Bertolas. Inscribed: Honore Daumier Caricaturiste 1808 1879. Signed upper right and dated Lyon 1936. Size: 22.5 x 14 X 2 cm

Photograph by A. Thierry, Paris.
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Portrait by Masari,
appeared in the weekly publication “Floréal”

Photo of 1875 by Pierre Lanith Petit (1832 to 1909) French photographer

Petit was an official photographer at the 1867 World Exhibition in Paris and he visited New York several times to document the progress of the construction of the Statue of Liberty.  In 1881 he was honored with the Legion d’honeur.

Photograph of a bust of Honoré Daumier by Albert Marque

Carlo Rim (1905-1989)
Portrait of Daumier with poem by Charles Baudelaire
and dedication to A. Detaille.
Rim wrote several books on Daumier, see bibliography.

Portrait by contemporary artist DonkeyHotey

Portrait by Big Al Lopez

Portrait by Dario Monero

Portrait by Bodard

Portrait by Leonardo Rodriguez, illustration Artist in Barcelona
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See here a video on how the portrait was created: Honoré Daumier et Louis Philippe – watercolor process

Wood engraving 1958 – 33 x 32 cm
Signed lower right.
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Camille Corot (1796-1875) – Honoré Daumier
The painting was used as a model for a French stamp from 1961. Click on the image to see the stamp.

Christian Freudenberger
Contemporary Swiss artist.
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