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NamesAvery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904 (Collector)Buhot, Félix Hilaire (1847-1898) (Artist)Buhot, Félix Hilaire (1847-1898) (Etcher)
Samuel Putnam Avery Collection
Buhot, Félix Hilaire.
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1874 - 1879
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print CollectionShelf locator: MEZAC
NotesContent: Admission is granted through application to the Office of Special Collections.Content: Dates from Gustave Bourcard & James Goodfriend, Felix Buhot catalogue descriptif de son oeuvre grave (1979), p. 50, 55.Content: Drawings and etching illustrating the following books: J. Barbey d'Aurevilly, L'Ensorcelee (edition A. Lemerre, 1878); J. Barbey d'Aurevilly, Le Chevalier Destouches (edition A. Lemerre, 1879); Le Diable amoureux de Cazotte (edition Quantin, 1878); J. Barbey d'Aurevilly, Une vieille maitresse (edition A. Lemerre, 1874); Alphonse Daudet, Lettres de mon moulin (edition A. Lemerre, 1879). Includes unpublished trial proofs and one counterproof (of B116). Illustrations are in multiple states; preliminary states frequently include elaborate remarques or marginal sketches, which Buhot called "marges symphoniques".Content: Forms part of Samuel Putnam Avery Collection.Content: Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, 1900. B116 was formerly in the collection of Frederick Keppel and is 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: S.P. Avery Collection.Content: Title devised by cataloger.Citation/reference: B.-G. 100(IV/V).
Physical DescriptionExtent: Etching and drypoint; state noted with standard reference number.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG95-F285NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12390851Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 60fcd720-c60d-012f-6608-58d385a7bc34
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