Génie bronze, between 1874 and 1885

  • Félix Hilaire Buhot, French, 1847-1898

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

  • Plate: 7 1/2 × 5 7/8 inches (19.1 × 14.9 cm) Sheet: 12 1/4 × 8 7/8 inches (31.1 × 22.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund

75.24

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

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

Inscribed, in plate, upper left: 3 Inscribed, lower left: Génie | Bronze, | Collection de Monsieur | Ph Burty Inscribed, in pencil, upper left corner of sheet: 6

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 d.

Félix Hilaire Buhot, Génie bronze, 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, 75.24.