Boîte à thé porcelaine, between 1874 and 1885

  • Félix Hilaire Buhot, French, 1847-1898

Etching printed in black ink on painted yellow paper flecked with gold

  • Plate: 8 1/4 × 5 7/8 inches (21 × 14.9 cm) Sheet: 12 3/8 × 9 7/8 inches (31.4 × 25.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund

75.25

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Gold
  • Etching
  • Tea caddy
  • France

Inscribed, in plate, upper left: 4 Inscribed, in plate, upper right: [illegible] Inscribed, in pencil, upper left corner of sheet: 3

1975-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Weisberg, G. P., et al. Japonisme: Japanese Influence on French Art, 1854-1910. Exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland, 1975, no. 96 e.

Félix Hilaire Buhot, Boîte à thé porcelaine, between 1874 and 1885, etching printed in black ink on painted yellow paper flecked with gold. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund, 75.25.