Retour du Bois (Return from the Woods)

Alphonse Legros, English (born France), 1837 - 1911


about 1876

Etching on paper

Plate: 9 7/16 × 14 1/4 in. (24 × 36.2 cm)

Sheet: 12 3/8 × 16 7/8 in. (31.4 × 42.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right: A. Legros; inscribed, in graphite, along lower margin: 565 iii Retour du Bois 24 proofs covering 3 states before plate reduced. A26826


Jeannot R. Barr, Northport, New York; sold to present collection, 2006.

Catalogue Raisonne

Poulet-Malassis 565

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