Ce que dit la pluie ("What the Rain Says")

1895
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864–1901), Publisher H. Lefèbvre, Libraire (French)


Catalogue Raisonné

Wittrock 126 (re-edition 1935); Delteil 131; Adhémar 153

Dimensions

Image: 25.8 x 16.4 cm (10 3/16 x 6 7/16 in.); Sheet: 32.3 x 25.1 cm (12 11/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1977

Medium or Technique

Lithograph printed in olive green ink on china paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed in olive-green on china paper, printed 1935

Inscription

Recto: Printed: A Monsieur Alfred NAQUET. / CE QUE DIT LA PLUIE / Mélodie. / Paroles de / Jean RICHEPIN / Piano: 3 f. / Pt. Format: 1 f. / Musique de / Désiré DIHAU / C. JOUBERT Editeur, 25, Rue d'Hauteville / Paris / Tous droits de Traduction, de Reproduction et de Representation reserves pour tous pays; In pencil, l.l.: L.D. 131.
Verso: In pencil, u.l.: 125828

Provenance

Wentworth Gallery, Boston; sold to Kay Ann Velazquez, 13 November 1999; her gift to MFA, 13 December 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Kay Ann Velazquez