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La fiamma è vicina al fuoco

Artist:
Félix Bracquemond (French, Paris 1833–1914 Sèvres)
Printer:
Auguste Delâtre (French, Paris 1822–1907 Paris)
Date:
about 1853—5
Medium:
Etching; second state of four
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 11/16 × 10 5/8 in. (19.5 × 27 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.605.27
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in plate, in artist's hand, fainted, lower left: "Bracquemond"
Inscribed in plate, along lower margin: "La fiamma è vicina al fuoco"
Inscribed in plate, lower right: "Delâtre imp. rue de la Bucherie"
Vendor: Professor David James
Beraldi III.152; IFF III.362.93; Bouillon *Ad 3
Henri Béraldi Les Graveurs du XIXe Siècle. 1885-1892, cat. no. 152, p. 61.

Jean Adhémar, Jacques Lethève Inventaire du Fonds Francais Apres 1800. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1954, cat. no. 93, p. 362.

Jean-Paul Bouillon Félix Bracquemond. Le réalisme absolu Œuvre gravé 1849-1859. Catalogue raisonné. Geneva, 1987, cat. no. *Ad 3, pp. 118-19, ill.



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