Japonisme: Masque en bois, 1875
Etching and drypoint
Bourcard Goodfriend 12 iii/IV; Bonafous-Murat 11 (this impression). Although Bonafous-Murat describe this as a first state impression, the presence of the signature in the lower left indicates that it is actually a third state impression. From the series Japonisme (BG 11-20). Signed in the plate lower left: "Felix Buhot". Inscribed in pencil lower left margin: "Ep. a encadrer". Printed on tan japan paper. A fine impression in fine condition. Sheet measures 8 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches. From the collection of Professor and Mrs. Daniel Bell, Cambridge, MA.