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Valère Bernard, Suite of six etchings, l'Ymagier

1896
Valère Bernard (French, 1860–1936)


Dimensions

Each sheet: 63.5 x 44 cm (25 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1316.1-8

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Portfolios

([Paris], l’Ymagier, 1896) 63 cm; original tan wrapper with letterpress, etching on front cover (“Enfant prodigue”) and back cover (“cul-de-lampe”- woman’s head in profile); six etchings loosely inserted; and one etching, another impression of the cul-de-lampe on a different paper.

Provenance

Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz, Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England; March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo, Marblehead, MA and Naples, FL; 2010, year-end gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo