Japonism

Henry Somm (1844 - 1907)

drypoint in black on Japan paper, 27.7 cm x 36.9 cm
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

What is it?
What can you see?
Context
printmaker
meeting place

Object data

Object number
p1796S2000
Dimensions
27.7 cm x 36.9 cm, 24.5 cm x 32 cm, 23.8 cm x 31.4 cm

Inscription/label

inscription
Japonisme 1881 by Somm, Henry
number
M69 (4)

Literature

  • By Joel Isaacson ; with the collaboration of Jean-Paul Bouillon ...[et al.], The crisis of impressionism 1878-1882, cop. 1980, p. 194-195
  • [medewerkers Van Gogh Museum], Inhoudelijk jaarverslag 2000 : stichting van Gogh Museum, 2001, p. 24
  • [Phylis Floyd], Seeking the floating world : the Japanese spirit in turn-of-the-century french art, cop. 1989, no. 40
  • Janine Bailly-Herzberg ; preface de Michel Melot, Dictionnaire de l'estampe en France 1830-1950, 1985, p. 305
  • Chris Uhlenbeck; Louis van Tilborgh; Shigeru Oikawa, Japanse prenten : De collectie van Vincent van Gogh, 2018, p. 13, 14
  • Chris Uhlenbeck; Louis van Tilborgh; Shigeru Oikawa, Japanese prints : The collection of Vincent van Gogh, 2018, p, 13, 14