A Spring in the Wood, ca. 1863

  • Antonio Fontanesi, Italian, 1818-1882

Cliché-verre printed in black

  • Image: 7 7/8 × 5 1/8 inches (20 × 13 cm) Plate: 8 1/2 × 6 3/8 inches (21.6 × 16.2 cm)

Gift of the Musee d'art et d'histoire, Cabinet des estampes, Geneva

F80.32

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Photographic paper
  • Trees
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Cliché-verre
  • Spring
  • Italy

Signed, in plate, upper left: A Fontanesi

Inscribed, in plate, upper left margin: No 11 Inscribed, lower left margin: No 11 (in reverse)

Musée d'art et d'histoire, Cabinet des éstampes (Geneva, Switzerland); 1980-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Glassman, E. and Symmes, M. F. Cliché-verre: Hand-drawn, Light-printed. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1980, p. 195, appendix no. 14.

Antonio Fontanesi, A Spring in the Wood, ca. 1863, cliché-verre printed in black. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Musee d'art et d'histoire, Cabinet des estampes, Geneva, F80.32.