La Veuve (The Widow), from Les Peintres vivants (Living Painters)

Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Peña, French, 1808 - 1876



Lithograph on wove paper

Image: 8 1/16 × 6 3/16 in. (20.4 × 15.7 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/16 × 8 11/16 in. (28.1 × 22 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dr. Franz H. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P



Imprimerie Bertauts, Paris


Alliance des Arts, Paris


Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on stone, upper center: DIAZ; signed, on stone, within image, lower right: Diaz; inscribed, on stone, lower left margin: Diaz lith.; inscribed, on stone, lower right margin: Imp. Bertauts; inscribed, on stone, lower center: La Veuve.

Exhibition History

19th Century French Prints, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 3-23, 1973.


Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1949.

Catalogue Raisonne

Beraldi (1886): 225; J. Adhemar (1953), IFF, Vol. 6: 4

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