Félix Buhot
French (1847-1898)
Le Chevalier Destouches, 1879
Etching
5×3 IN.

Bourcard Goodfriend 91-95 v/V; Bonafous-Murat 138 (this set of impressions). Titlepage, five illustrations by Buhot, and a portrait of the author by Rajon for Le Chevalier Destouches by J. Barbey d'Aurevilly. Each print inscribed in the plate beneath the subject: "F.Buhot inv. et aqaf. / Imp. A. Salmon / Lemerre ed.". With page numbers inscribed in the top right corner of each plate: "P.5", "P.98", "P.142", "P.150", and "P. 212". Fine impressions in fine condition, aside from heavy foxing and toning. Sheets measure 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches and are mounted to card measuring 12 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches. From the collection of Professor and Mrs. Daniel Bell, Cambridge, MA.

$ 1,500

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