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Portfolio wrapper with two illustrations

Tan paper wrapper for portfolio. Front cover printed with title, "Valère Bernard, Suite de 6 eaux-fortes avec 2 vignettes pour la couverture - 1896"; and printer/publisher information: "par L'Ymagier, 9, rue de Varennes". Front cover vignette: Enfant prodigue. Rear cover printed with titles...

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Signed

On Cul-de-Lampe, artist's monogram ur in plate:VB On Enfant prodigue, artist's monogram lr in plate: VB

Provenance

Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz (Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England); March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo (Naples, FL); 2010, gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo

1896

Dimensions

Overall: 63 x 44 cm (24 13/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1316.8

Medium or Technique

Printed text; etchings with aquatint.

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