Olga's Gallery

Honoré Daumier


Scapin.

c.1863-65. Oil on wood. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France. Read Note.

Honore Daumier. Scapin.

Scapin is a character from Les Fourberies de Scapin, a play by Molière. Scapin is the type of rascally resourceful servant who gets out of difficulties by audacious lies