The Railway Bridge at Pontoise

Le Pont du Chemin de Fer à Pontoise

1882
Artist Camille Pissarro (French (born in the Danish West Indies), 1830–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 37, first state

Dimensions

Platemark: 12.8 x 24.6 cm (5 1/16 x 9 11/16 in.); Sheet: 20 x 26 cm (7 7/8 x 10 1/4 in.) irregular

Accession Number

57.745

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint on cream laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unique impression of first state (reproduced in Delteil).

Inscription

In graphite, l.l.: No. 1-er Etat/ Le pont du chemin de fer à Pontoise/ Zinc

Markings

Lower left corner: stamp of Marcel Guérin (Lugt suppl. 1872b)

Provenance

Marcel Guérin (Lugt Suppl. 1872b); purchased by MFA from R. E. Lewis, San Francisco, May 12, 1957 (no further history of ownership).

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis