Caricatures Hugo à la une

Sep-13-2018 Jan-6-2019

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Maison de Victor Hugo

Caricatures Hugo à la une

Sep

13

2018
Jan

6

2019

La maison de Victor Hugo presents for the first time an exhibition around the public image of Victor Hugo through the style of caricature from September 13 to January 6, 2019.

La maison de Victor Hugo presents for the first time an exhibition around the public image of Victor Hugo through the style of caricature from September 13 to January 6, 2019.
The fame of Victor Hugo and his political commitment have made the writer a favorite subject of the cartoonists of his time who have often sketched rather roughly and sometimes even ferociously.
Among these designers it will be possible to find prestigious signatures of Daumier, G. Golden, Cham, Gill, Lepetit, Nadar, Roubaud ...
Visitors from La maison de Victor Hugo are invited to discover a selection of more than 150 caricatures (from a collection of more than 300 works)through a chronological journey into four major parts, from 1830 to funeral of the poet in May 1885.
It will be a journey in his work and his political commitments ...
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