Book Plate: Butterfly and Dragonfly

Ex Libris: Papillon et libellule

1877
Félix H. Buhot (French, 1847–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bourcard 020 (2/3); Fisher 053 (2/3)

Dimensions

Sheet: 44.5 x 31.7 cm (17 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.) Platemark: 11 x 13.7 cm (4 5/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.1056

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, spirit ground, aquatint, and stop-out in blue ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Bookplate for the Japonisme series; executed in 1877 but not published until 1883. (Fisher)

Provenance

George R. Rowland, by whom given to the MFA, January 22, 1992.

Credit Line

Gift of George R. Rowland