The Unseen Cards at a Game of Whist, 1886

  • Alphonse Lemerre, French
  • Félicien Joseph Victor Rops, Belgian, 1833-1898
  • A. Salmon, French, 1800-1900
  • Framed: sheet: 7 3/8 x 5 1/8 in. 18.9 x 13.2 cm impression: 4 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. 12.2 x 9.0 cm

Gift of the Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library

F82.70.5

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

On plate, upper right: LE / DESSOUS / DE / CARTES / D'UNE/ PARTIE / DE / WHIST; lower right; Felicien Rops

On plate, lower left: Felicien Rops del. & sc.; lower right: A Lemerre Ed,; lower center: LE DESSOUS DE CARTES D'UNE PARTIE DE WHIST / Imp. A. Salmon.

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of: F.W. Robinson

Published References

Ramiro, Erastene, CATALOGUE DESCRIPTIF ET ANALYTIQUE DE L'OEUVRE GRAVE DE FELICIEN ROPS, Brussels/Paris: Daman, Floury, 1887/1894, 1895, no 342. Mascha, Ottokar, FELICIEN ROPS UND SEIN WERK, Munchen: Albert Langen, 1910, no 851. Exsteens, Maurice, L'OEUVRE GRAVE ET LITHOGRAPHIE DE FELICIEN ROPS, Paris: Editions Pellet, 1928, no 508.

Rights Status

Félicien Joseph Victor Rops, The Unseen Cards at a Game of Whist, 1886. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library, F82.70.5.