Dec 17, 2008

The Rabbits

The Rabbits


Henri Charles Guérard

(French, 1846-1897)


Sheet: 59.5 x 42.2 cm (23 7/16 x 16 5/8 in.); Image: 33 x 23.1 cm (13 x 9 1/8 in.)

Gift of Elizabeth Carroll Shearer in memory of Robert Lundie Shearer 1992.243

Catalogue raisonné: Stein and Karshan 32; Inv. du fonds français après1800 IX.460.93



Since Guérard was described as the "Japonais de Paris" (Japanese of Paris), it is appropriate that the stylistic source for The Rabbits would be the Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849), who made many woodcuts of animals.

See also
PR - Woodcut
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