The Gossip (Le Potin)

1905
Jacques Villon (French, 1875–1963)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ginestet and Pouillon 96, Third; A-P 85

Dimensions

Platemark: 41.5 x 57.5cm (16 5/16 x 22 5/8in.) Sheet: 49.5 x 65.5cm (19 1/2 x 25 13/16in.)

Accession Number

63.129

Medium or Technique

Drypoint and aquatint in green ink

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

Signed

l.r. (at platemark) (graphite); l.l. (in plate)

Markings

l.l. at platemark (graphite) N 27; l.l. margin (graphite ) Le Potin (85)

Provenance

1963, sold by Paul Prouté et fils, Paris, to the MFA. (Accession date: February 13, 1963)

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.