Deux avocats by Honoré Daumier, estimate £6000-8000 at Sworders.

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The French artist won high accolades as a caricaturist and his cartoons of political figures, as well as those where he turned his corrosive wit on the bourgeoisie, the church, the judiciary and the government of King Louis-Philippe, earned him a six-month prison term in 1832.

The 5½ x 9in (14 x 23cm) pen and ink and wash which will be offered in Stansted Mountfitchet on September 26 is pitched at £6000-8000.