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Lady in Black, in a Loge, Facing Left

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Inscription

Recto: in graphite, beneath plate, lower left: M.C; in graphite, lower left edge: ADB 25 (Petiet's hand)

Signed

Initialed

Marks

Watermark is possibly a VAN (Gelder?) fragment

Provenance

Henri M. Petiet, Paris; 2001 gift to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Henri M. Petiet, confirmed by his estate

about 1881

Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 025, early proof to an edition of i/i

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.8 x 25.3 cm (7 x 9 15/16 in.) Sheet: 24.4 x 32.1 cm (19 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.694

Medium or Technique

Soft ground etching made from transfer drawing, printed in olive-brown ink

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