Artist Félix Hilaire Buhot, French, 1847-1898
Title
  • Pharmacie ivoire
  • Ivory Pharmacy (translated title)
  • Ivory Netsuke (alternate title)
  • Japonisme, Dix Eaux-Fortes | Japonisme, Ten Etchings (series title)
Date between 1874 and 1885
Medium etching printed in black ink on painted yellow paper flecked with gold
Dimensions Plate: 7 1/2 × 5 7/8 inches (19.1 × 14.9 cm)
Sheet: 13 1/8 × 8 7/8 inches (33.3 × 22.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund
Accession Number 75.23
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper left: 2
Inscribed, upper right: Collection | de Monsieur Ph. Burty
Inscribed, lower left: Pharmacie | Ivoire
Inscribed, in pencil, upper right corner of sheet: 7
1975-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Weisberg, G. P., et al. Japonisme: Japanese Influence on French Art, 1854-1910. Exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland, 1975, no. 96 c.