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Dents de lait, dents de loup: Vase de fleurs (Flower Vase)

Marcel Fiorini (French (born in Algeria) 1922–2008), After Jacques Villon (French, 1875–1963)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ginestet and Pouillon, App. 19


Platemark: 35.9 x 25.7 cm (14 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.) Sheet: 50.1 x 34.8 cm (19 3/4 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique


Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings



One of twelve etchings by Fiorini after drawings by Villon, illustration for the book “Dents de lait, dents de loup” by Henri Pichette [Edited by Pierre de Tartas, published by Georges Leblanc, Paris: 1959]. From the edition of 60 separate suites of illustrations, with editors blind stamp, signed and numbered by Villon.


Recto, in graphite, b.l.: 6/60; b.r.: Jacques Villon


Dimitri Hadzi, by inheritance to his wife, Cynthia Hadzi on April 16, 2006; her gift to the MFA, December 2007 (Accession Date: January 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Cynthia Hadzi