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Island of the Cormorants (one from a series of 10 engravings)

1938–39
Joseph Hecht (French, born in Poland, 1891–1951)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tonneau-Ryckelynck and Plumart 317

Dimensions

Platemark: 16.2 x 24.9 cm (6 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.) Sheet: 28.9 x 39.4 cm (11 3/8 x 15 1/2 in.) Mount: 35.7 x 45.8 cm (14 1/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.137

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in graphite, l.r.: Joseph Hecht

Provenance

Joel Bergquist at NY Print Fair, November 2003; from whom purchased by Clifford S. Ackley, Boston; gift to MFA, April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Clifford S. Ackley in memory of Martha F. Welsh