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ID: 700001058Record Type: Movable Work
Japonisme (etchings (prints); Buhot, Félix Hilaire (printmaker, 1847-1898); published 1885; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 656482; accession number: 2004.PR.75**)
Note: French printmaker from Valognes, Normandie, also active in Paris; The prints document Japanese objects from the collection of French art critic and collector Philippe Burty, a leading exponent of Japonisme in France; Plates 1-5 and 7, numbered and titled in French with mention of Bury's collection, show a wood mask, an ivory drug jar, a bronze statuette, a porcelain tea box, a tin vase, and a bronze frog inkwell. Plates [6] and [8], of a bronze knight and the boat of Daikoku are unnumbered and captioned in Japanese. The back cover print simulates a bookplate embellished with a butterfly and a dragonfly; it is joined with the front cover to form a folder. The prints display various techniques and are inked in different colors: red, brown, black, green and blue; Contents: Pharmacie ivoire --; Génie bronze --; Bo ite à thé porcelaine --; Vase étain lacqué --; Bronze encrier. Publication: 1885.
Titles:
Japonisme (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Dix eaux-fortes (C,U,French,U,U)
Japanese objects from the collection of Philippe Burty (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: portfolio
Work Types:
etchings (prints) [300041365] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
engravings (prints) [300041340]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
aquatints (prints) [300041366]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints, etchings (prints))
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
color prints (prints) [300041504]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1885

Creator Display:
Buhot, Félix Hilaire (printmaker, 1847-1898) [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Buhot, Félix Hilaire (French painter, printmaker, and draftsman, 1847-1898) [500001377]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 656482; accession number: 2004.PR.75**
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Display Materials: 1 portfolio (10 prints): etching, engraving, aquatint, colored and b&w
portfolios (groups of works) [300179434]
.......(Objects Facet, Object Groupings and Systems (Hierarchy Name), object groupings, <object groupings by specific context>, visual works groupings)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
aquatint (printing process) [300053242]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes, etching (printing process))
coloring (process) [300053043]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, <additive and joining processes and techniques>)

Dimensions: images 35 x 26.5 cm and smaller, on sheets 45 x 32 cm; 10 prints
General Subject:
decorative arts (preferred )
another art work

Specific Subjects:
art objects (object genres) [300133005]
.....(Objects Facet, Object Genres (Hierarchy Name), object genres (object classifications), <object genres by cultural or intellectual valuation>) (AAT)
Burty, Philippe (French critic, printmaker, 1830-1890) [500021621]
.....(Persons, Artists) (ULAN)
collections (object groupings) [300025976]
.....(Objects Facet, Object Groupings and Systems (Hierarchy Name), object groupings, <object groupings by general context>) (AAT)
private collections [300146236]
.....(Objects Facet, Object Groupings and Systems (Hierarchy Name), object groupings, <object groupings by general context>, collections (object groupings)) (AAT)
Japanese (culture or style) [300018519]
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, Asian, East Asian) (AAT)

Provenance: rumbl; Purchase.
Inscriptions: Japonisme dix eaux-fortes fait par Félix Buhot avril 1885. "JAPONISME / DIX EAUX-FORTES / par / Félix Buhot / Avril 1885"--printed on scroll of front cover.; "1883"--inscribed on plate 7.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Japonisme........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 656482
Dix eaux-fortes........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Japanese objects from the collection of Philippe Burty........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... Inventaire du fonds français après 1800 / par Jean Laran v. 3, p. 504, no. 10
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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