Elles (portfolio cover), Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois), Crayon, brush, and spatter lithograph printed in three colors on wove paper with watermark (G. Pellet / T. Lautrec); second state of three (frontispiece edition)

Elles (portfolio cover)

Series/Portfolio:
Elles, 1896
Artist:
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)
Publisher:
Gustave Pellet (French, Paris 1859–1919 Paris)
Date:
1896
Medium:
Crayon, brush, and spatter lithograph printed in three colors on wove paper with watermark (G. Pellet / T. Lautrec); second state of three (frontispiece edition)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 11/16 × 15 7/8 in. (52.5 × 40.4 cm)
Image: 20 5/8 × 15 7/8 in. (52.4 × 40.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.55.49
Not on view
#2002. Elles, Title Page
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Inscription: At lower right, in ink: Série no 30

Marking: At lower right, stamped in purple ink: publisher's monogram (Lugt 1190); at lower right: paraph of Pellet: GP (Lugt 1194)
Alfred Stieglitz (American); Donor: The Estate of Alfred Stieglitz
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe," October 13, 2011–January 2, 2012.

Delteil 179; Adhémar 200; Wittrock 155; Adriani 171
Loys Delteil Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré: H. de Toulouse-Lautrec. 10 and 11, Paris, 1920, cat. no. 179.

Jean Adhémar Toulouse-Lautrec: His Complete Lithographs and Drypoints. New York, 1965, cat. no. 200.

Wolfgang Wittrock Toulouse-Lautrec: The Complete Prints. London, 1985, cat. no. 155.

Götz Adriani, Royal Academy of Arts Toulouse-Lautrec, The Complete Graphic Works: A Catalogue Raisonné. Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1988, cat. no. 171.

Colta Ives Toulouse-Lautrec in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, July 2-September 29, 1996. New York, 1996, 68.