Costume print from Musée des Familles

French (Paris)
1864


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

26.96 x 18.41 cm (10 5/8 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.206

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, two girls in walking dress outdoors: woman in light blue dress with black lace shawl and yellow hat, girl in center in blue patterned dress with matching cape and hood, and girl on right in white and pink dress. Engraved by Barrear after Laure Noel. Printer: Grognet. Condition: Fair. Faint stains at edges. Imprint of previous page visible.

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