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Libre et Fidèle

Artist:
Félix Bracquemond (French, Paris 1833–1914 Sèvres)
Subject of book:
Philippe Burty (French, Paris 1830–1890 Astaffort)
Date:
1878
Medium:
Etching on laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/16 × 8 3/8 in. (30.6 × 21.2 cm)
Plate: 8 5/8 × 5 1/2 in. (21.9 × 13.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.605.28
Not on view
Frontispiece for "Catalogue of the second portion of the important collection of modern etchings, engravings, and lithographs, to property of Monsieur Philippe Burty, of Paris"

Inscription: Inscribed in plate, within banner in the image, top center: "Libre et Fidèle"
Vendor: Professor David James
Beraldi III.480; IFF 382.381
Henri Béraldi Les Graveurs du XIXe Siècle. 1885-1892, cat. no. 480, p. 131.

Jean Adhémar, Jacques Lethève Inventaire du Fonds Francais Apres 1800. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1954, cat. no. 381, p. 382.

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