Twilight with Haystacks

Crépuscule avec Meules

1879
Camille Pissarro (French (born in the Danish West Indies), 1830–1903), Printed by Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 23, third state

Dimensions

Platemark: 10.5 x 18.1 cm (4 1/8 x 7 1/8 in.) Sheet: 18.4 x 20.0 cm (7 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1983.220

Medium or Technique

Aquatint with drypoint and etching, printed in Prussian blue on beige laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed by Edgar Degas

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite pencil lower left by Pissarro "No 11 / Epreuve d'artiste / (Cuivre) / Crepscule" and at lower right: "C. Pissarro / imp. par E. Degas"; in another hand: "Bleu de Prusse"

Provenance

1983, sold by Kate Ganz, Ltd., London, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1983)

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund