Portrait d'Auguste Delâtre
- Portrait d'Auguste Delâtre
Celebrated French printer - he did the printing of Meryon's etchings and those of most of the great etchers of that time. Front view, the hair untidy, moustaches and goatee; in a jacket, collar pressed down, the tie knotted carlessly, vest high-necked. Added drypoint work on vest at left, on tie, on collar and shoulder at right.
- Legros, Alphonse, 1837-1911
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
Alphonse Legros (1837-1911). Prints and Drawings
Delâtre, Auguste, 1822-1907
- 1 print : etching and drypoint ; plate mark 22 x 19 cm
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Catalogue raisonné number: 19, IV.
- Notes (acquisition):
Frank E. Bliss Collection of the works of Alphonse Legros, Gift of Albert H. Wiggin, 1943
- Notes (date):
Date from bulk dates of collection.
- Notes (citation):
Catalogue raisonné cited in this record: Bliss, Frank E., "A catalogue of the etchings, drypoints and lithographs, by Professor Alphonse Legros (1837-1911) in the collection of Frank E. Bliss." (London: Printed for private circulation, 1923).
Catalogue raisonné numbers derived by Bliss from: Poulet-Malassis, Thibaudeau, "Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé et lithographié de M. Alphonse Legros." (Paris: J. Bauer, 1877)
- Notes (object):
Fourth state of five.