Port with Seagulls

Le Port aux mouettes

1886
Félix H. Buhot (French, 1847–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Fisher 083 7/7; Bourcard 162 iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 28 x 44 cm (11 x 17 5/16 in.) Platemark: 24.6 x 35.8 cm (9 11/16 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M25004

Medium or Technique

Etching, sandpaper ground, drypoint, aquatint, stop-out; margins printed in light brown ink, with gray-black ink; central image, gray-black on

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Harbor of Saint-Malo with town buildings and Dinard’s distinctive spire in the background; “This impression…is one of the most harmonious and beautiful of Buhot’s oeuvre. Image exhibited in the Salon of 1886.”

Inscription

l.l. Central image in plate: FELIX BUHOT - 1886

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 3/1/1914 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Keppel Memorial Prints. Gift of David Keppel