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Tiger at Bay

Inscription

In graphite, verso: 18/150

Signed

Signed in the glass negative, ll: "Eug. Delacroix"

Marks

Verso, in violet ink: "S" and "L" in circle. Sagot and Le Garrec (Lugt 1766a)

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 1/1/1923 [exact to month]. The glass plates of the Le Garrec portfolio (1921) were originally in the collection of Eugène Cuvelier, from whom they passed to the Paris collector Albert Bouasse-Lebel who, after making a small edition, passed them on to Le Garrec. The MFA purchased the portfolio from Le Garrec in 1923.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Tigre en Arrêt

1854

Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 131 ii/iii

Accession Number

23.931

Medium or Technique

Cliché-verre, salt print

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