Artist Félix Hilaire Buhot, French, 1847-1898
  • L'Hiver à Paris
  • La neige à Paris (alternate title)
  • Winter in Paris (translated title)
Date 1879
Medium etching, softground etching, drypoint, aquatint, and roulette printed in black ink on japan paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 3/8 × 13 3/4 inches (23.8 × 34.9 cm)
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 15 1/4 inches (27.3 × 38.7 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Hal H. Smith
Accession Number 45.209
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left of upper right image: Felix Buhot Paris Xbre 1879
Signed, in plate, lower right edge: [artist's monogram] | "25"
Inscriptions Inscribed, upper left image, lower right corner: Montmartre
Inscribed, upper right image, lower right corner: à la Place Breda | 9 Décembre
Inscribed, lower image, left: [illegible reversed inscription]
Inscribed, lower image: FB [encircled | 25
Inscribed, lower image, center: au Boulevard des Italiens [reversed]
Inscribed, on sheet, in pencil, lower left corner: 1913
Inscribed, on sheet, lower left edge: MK 27803 "L'Hiver a Paris" B. 128 III (WINTER IN PARIS)
Inscribed, in pencil, on sheet, lower right corner: [illegible notation | 1917
Hal H. Smith;
1945-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)