Grandmother (The Artist's Mother)

Grand'mère (effet de lumière)

1889
Camille Pissarro (French (born in the Danish West Indies), 1830–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 80, seventh state (edition of 18 impressions)

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.1 x 25.7 cm (6 3/4 x 10 1/8 in.) Sheet: 20.1 x 31.1 cm (7 15/16 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.482

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint,

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, l.l.: 5e état no. 2 [numbered incorrectly in artist's hand]; l.l.: La grand mere (effet de lumière); l.r.: C. Pissarro

Signed

signed

Provenance

Peter Deitsch (New York, NY); 1962, sold by Peter Deitsch to MFA. (Accession Date: May 9, 1962)

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis