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Arts & Entertainment - August 10, 2012

The mighty print

Daumier's bitingly satirical lithographs recall a 19th-century battle between the arts and the king

by Rebecca Wallace

It's France in 1833, and you really, really hate the king. But you don't want to get thrown in prison for shouting, "Down with Louis-Philippe!" in a crowded theater.

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