NamesAvery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904 (Collector)Buhot, Félix Hilaire (1847-1898) (Artist)Froment-Meurice, F.-D. (François Désiré) (1802-1855) (Associated name)
Samuel Putnam Avery Collection
Buhot, Félix Hilaire.
Landscapes, seascapes and miscellaneous subjects.
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1874 - 1888Date Created: 1888
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print CollectionShelf locator: MEZAC+
TopicsCrownsLeo XIII, Pope, 1810-1903 -- Associated objects
NotesContent: Admission is granted through application to the Office of Special Collections.Content: B160 and B173 bear artist's instructions for printing. B161 bears artist's signature and B169 bears artist's inscription describing the state.Content: B161 does not have the roulette work as described for the 3rd state by James Goodfriend.Content: Forms part of Samuel Putnam Avery Collection.Content: Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, 1900. BG128, BG155, BG159 and BG160 bear stamp of Felix Buhot (Lugt 977)Content: Holdings checked in departmental copy of James Goodfriend's revision of Gustave Bourcard, Felix Buhot, catalogue descriptif de son oeuvre grave.Content: In B157 the first person is still visible and not "almost completely erased" as described for the 4th state by James Goodfriend.Content: In B173 the Basilica de San Pietro is drawn in pencil.Content: Prints whose subjects include boats, carriages, churches, crowds, dead animals, docks, dogs, domes, funeral processions, gabares, ghosts, horses, lanterns, owls, papal tiaras, poetry, snow, streets, taverns, and views of Basilica de San Pietro, London, including the Thames River and Westminster and Paris. Many prints include extensive remarques.Content: S. P. Avery Collection.Content: Title devised by cataloger.Content: The crown was made by François Désiré Froment-Meurice.Citation/reference: B.-G. 173(I/IV).
Physical DescriptionExtent: Etching and drypoint, with pencil sketch of the Basilica di San Pietro; state noted with standard reference number.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG98-F451NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14326173Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): afeb8240-c60d-012f-fd5c-58d385a7bc34
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