About This Artwork

Félix Hilaire Buhot
French, 1847-1898

Funeral Procession on the Boulevard Clichy, 1887

Soft ground etching and aquatint, with drypoint and plate tone, inked à la poupée in blue and black, with hand-additions of gold metallic paint, on tan wove paper
300 x 402 mm (image/plate); 363 x 523 mm (sheet)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson, 1923.14

This work is featured in the online catalogue Whistler and Roussel: Linked Visions, which accompanied an Art Institute exhibition of the same title. The catalogue explores the artistic collaboration between James McNeill Whistler and Theodore Roussel and offers a new perspective on the artists, their circle, and resulting innovations in nineteenth-century art.

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