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Bust of a woman

Buste de Femme

Louis Valtat (French, 1869–1952)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 12 cm (6 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1290

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Presentation inscription from Valtat to Gustave Kahn.

Provenance

Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz, Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England; March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo, Marblehead, MA and Naples, FL; 2010, year-end gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo

Copyright

© 2012 Louis Valtat / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris