The Enigma (L’Énigme)

Henri Bellery-Desfontaines1898

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University
Middletown, United States

  • Title: The Enigma (L’Énigme)
  • Creator: Henri Jules Ferdinand Bellery-Defonaines
  • Date Created: 1898
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Inscribed in image: “1898”; blindstamped, lower right: L’Estampe Moderne stamp (Lugt 2790)
  • Set or Series Title: L’Estampe Moderne
  • 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. Purchase funds, 1959
  • Materials & Techniques: Color lithograph on wove paper
  • Keywords: flowers (plants), hair, hands, love
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: From “L’Estampe Moderne” vol. 2, no. 18, October 1898, as an additional insert to this volume; printed by L’Imprimerie Champenois, distributed by Masson & Pizza
  • Dimensions: Sheet dimensions: 405 mm x 308 mm (15.94 in. x 12.13 in.).
  • Associated People: Created by Henri Jules Ferdinand Bellery-Defonaines (French, 1867-1910)
  • Accession Number: 1959.18.1.73