Costume print from Musée des Familles

French (Paris)
About 1862


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

27.3 x 20.16 cm (10 3/4 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1990.204

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied watercolor

Out on Loan

On display at Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Japan, June 10, 2017 – October 15, 2017

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Hand-colored etching from Musée des Familles. One woman and two girls in parlor: woman in green dress with whtie and purple hair piece, girl in center in white and purple dress, and girl on right in brown, white, and blue dress. Engraved by Barreau after Laure Noel. Printer: Grognet. Condition: Fair. Soiled, small tears at edges.

Provenance

1990, from the Estate of Jane Peters Guild, Boston to the MFA. (Accession date: March 28, 1990)

Credit Line

Estate of Jane Peters Guild, Boston