Twilight with Haystacks

Crépuscule avec meules

1879
Artist Camille Pissarro (French (born in the Danish West Indies), 1830–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 23, third state

Dimensions

Platemark: 10.5 x 18.1cm (4 1/8 x 7 1/8in.); Sheet: 22.6 x 31.6 cm (8 7/8 x 12 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.533

Medium or Technique

Aquatint with drypoint and etching printed in black ink on cream wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In the artist's hand: Lower right in graphite pencil: "C. Pissarro / imp. par Salmon"; Lower left:: "No. 3 / epreuve d'artiste / crépuscule (cuivre)"

Provenance

MFA purchased from R.M. Light & Co., Boston, MA, December 11, 1974 (no further history of ownership).

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund