Hippolyte Petitjean1898

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Arcadia
  • Creator: Hippolyte Petitjean
  • Date Created: 1898
  • Subject Keywords: music, panpipes, Post-Impressionist
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in pencil, lower right: “hipp. Petitjean”
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 2008
  • Materials & Techniques: Color lithograph printed in five colors on chine appliqué (light oatmeal paper) applied to heavyweight buff paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: Per dealer, a deluxe impression (more strongly printed) before publication on chine volante on oatmeal paper with printed text in Pan, vol. 4, no. 1 (1898), facing p. 56, titled “Dekoratives Entwurf.” Petitjean executed only two prints: this and a black-and-white lithographic title sheet for the Album Hommage des artistes à Picquart, 1899.
  • Dimensions: 1929
  • Bibliography: Benezit
  • Associated People: Created by Hippolyte Petitjean (French, 1854-1929)
  • Accession Number: 2008.3.1