02-03-201202-04-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2581BBoston
February 3, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Félix Hilaire Buhot (French, 1847-1898) Nine Diminutive Images: Ma petite village, 1er planche (Après la pluie)

$2,726$2,300
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2581BLocation: BostonDate / Time: February 03, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Félix Hilaire Buhot (French, 1847-1898)

Nine Diminutive Images: Ma petite village, 1er planche (Après la pluie), 1872 (Bourcard & Goodfriend, 27); Le Puits de la Butte-aux-Cailles (B&G, 41); L'Étang de la Bièvre, an impression from the cancelled plate (B&G, 43); La Promenade (B&G, 44); Montmartre, 1874-1875 (B&G, 47); Le Réveillon, an impression from a cancelled plate, (B&G, 67); Pluie et parapluie (B&G, 68); Les Noctanbales (B&G, 69); and L'Angélus, an impression from the fourth (cancelled) state (B&G, 72). One signed in pencil; five with the artist's red owl stamp, most monogrammed and/or inscribed within the plate, many annotated in the lower margin. Etchings on paper, plate sizes to 6 x 4 1/4 in. (15.2 x 10.9 cm),unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Most gently toned and with hinges to verso, several are light struck.
Estimate $1,500-2,000