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News by the Daumier-Register

2601, 2015

WATERMARKS IN DAUMIER’S DRAWINGS

There has been an ongoing discussion whether Daumier had used paper with watermarks for his drawings. Some authors pointed out that high quality paper would have been too expensive for him. For his numerous sketches Daumier mainly used “scrap paper [...]

1901, 2015

DEATH AND MR PICKWICK

A new novel about the life of British caricaturist Robert Seymour and the origins of Dickens’s Pickwick Papers. Seymour is best remembered today as the first illustrator of Dickens's The Pickwick Papers. Daumier was fully aware of Seymour’s work, as [...]

2602, 2014

Happy Birthday Honoré Daumier

ABOUT THE PAITING DR7189   A blog was posted on the Internet ( blog.phillipscollection.org/2014/02/26/happy-birthday-honore-daumier/ ) on Feb. 26, 2014 under the title "Happy Birthday Honoré Daumier" showing details of a technical study undertaken by painting conservator Elizabeth Steele in 1999 [...]

110, 2013

DAUMIER SCULPTURES ARE ONLINE!

It's finally here! Daumier's sculptures are online as an integrated part of the DAUMIER REGISTER. This complex and elaborate section of the catalog raisonné has taken up more time than expected, but we hope that the effort was worthwhile. Unfortunately, [...]

2009, 2013

NEW RESEARCH RESULTS, an update

At the beginning of this summer we introduced to you our new section of the DAUMIER REGISTER’S: "New Research Results". We had started off with the first 50 articles, noting that many Daumier collectors and scholars were amazed about the [...]

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