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In the Opera Box (No. 3)

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Inscription

Recto: in graphite, beneath plate, lower right: M C; in graphite, lower left corner: B; in graphite, lower center: ADB 22 IV ND II; in graphite, lower right corner: No. 41 (Petiet's hand)

Signed

Initialed

Provenance

Henri M. Petiet, Paris; 2001 gift to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Henri M. Petiet, confirmed by his estate

about 1880

Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 022, iv/vii (Breeskin counts only iv states)

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.8 x 18.6 cm (8 3/16 x 7 5/16 in.) Sheet: 35.7 x 27.3 cm (14 1/16 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2001.690

Medium or Technique

Soft ground etching, etching and aquatint

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