Artist Félix Hilaire Buhot, French, 1847-1898
Title
  • Ex libris: papillon et libellule
  • Ex libris Butterfly and Dragonfly (translated title)
  • Japonisme, Dix Eaux-Fortes | Japonisme, Ten Etchings (series title)
Date 1877
Medium etching and aquatint printed in black ink on painted yellow paper flecked with gold
Dimensions Plate: 4 3/8 × 5 1/2 inches (11.1 × 14 cm)
Sheet: 14 1/2 × 10 1/8 inches (36.8 × 25.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund
Accession Number 75.30
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, vertically between two 7's: FB
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, upper left corner of sheet: 9
1975-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Weisberg, G. P., et al. Japonisme: Japanese Influence on French Art, 1854-1910. Exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland, 1975, no. 96 a.