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Names
Avery, Samuel Putman (1822-1904) (Collector)
Buhot, Félix Hilaire (1847-1898) (Artist)
Collection

Samuel Putnam Avery Collection

Buhot, Félix Hilaire.

Landscapes, animals and miscellaneous subjects.]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1872 - 1878
Date Created: 1873
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZAC
Topics
Trees -- France
Valognes (France)
Convents -- France
Genres
Etchings -- Hand-colored
Notes
Content : Additional impressions of B51 are listed with B168 which is on the same plate.

Content : Admission is granted through application to the Office of Special Collections.

Content : Forms part of Samuel Putnam Avery Collection.

Content : Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, 1900. B27 and B51 were formerly in the collection of Frederick Keppel and are inscribed to him by the artist.

Content : Holdings checked in departmental copy of Gustave Bourcard & James Goodfriend, Felix Buhot catalogue descriptif de son oeuvre grave (1979)

Content : Includes several cancellation proofs.

Content : Landscapes, chiefly in and around Buhot's native village of Valognes, and animals, chiefly donkeys, but also swine and dogs. In a number of prints, Buhot explores effects of twilight, night and rain. Umbrellas figure prominently in several prints.

Content : S.P. Avery Collection.

Content : Signature varies. Some prints signed "Tohub" (anagram of "Buhot") or with artist's monogram. Some signed in pencil, with notes in artist's hand.

Content : Title devised by cataloger.

Citation/reference: B. 29(I/II).
Physical Description
Extent: Etching with blue watercolor; state noted with standard reference number.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG95-F284
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12390850
UUID: 772b10e0-c60d-012f-1a2e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1822: Creator Born
  • 1873: Created
  • 1904: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Le couvent, avenue de l'Observatoire." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4364-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Le couvent, avenue de l'Observatoire." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4364-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1873). Le couvent, avenue de l'Observatoire. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4364-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Le couvent, avenue de l'Observatoire.