Artist Félicien Joseph Victor Rops, Belgian, 1833-1898
Printer A. Salmon, French, 1800-1900
Publisher Alphonse Lemerre, French
  • Happiness in Crime
Date 1886
Dimensions sheet: 7 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.
18.9 x 13.5 cm
impression: 4 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.
12.4 x 8.9 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library
Accession Number F82.70.7
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed On plate, lower right: Felicien Rops
Inscriptions On plate, upper left: LE, / BONHEUR; upper right: DANS LE / CRIME; lower left: Felicien Rops del. & sc.; lower right: A. Lemerre Ed.; lower center, LE BONHEUR DANS LE CRIME / Imp. A. Salmon.
Formerly in the collection of:
F.W. Robinson
Ramiro, Erastene, CATALOGUE DESCRIPTIF ET ANALYTIQUE DE L'OEUVRE GRAVE DE FELICIEN ROPS, Brussels/Paris: Daman, Floury, 1887/1894, 1895, no 344.

Mascha, Ottokar, FELICIEN ROPS UND SEIN WERK, Munchen: Albert Langen, 1910, no 855.

Exsteens, Maurice, L'OEUVRE GRAVE ET LITHOGRAPHIE DE FELICIEN ROPS, Paris: Editions Pellet, 1928, no 510.