Skeleton, from Les Fleurs du Mal (The Flowers of Evil) by Charles Baudelaire

Georges Rouault, French, 1871 - 1958


1926; print 1927

Etching and aquatint on wove paper


Impression: 14 × 10 1/8 in. (35.6 × 25.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Place Made: France, Europe


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: 1926 G Rouault Watermark, right edge: Arches

Exhibition History

An Introduction of the History of Art from the Fifteenth Century to the Twentieth Century, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 12-March 15, 1992.

Rouaul's Passion, Beaumont-May Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 11-April 20, 1980.


Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland; sold to present collection, 1955.

Catalogue Raisonne

F. Chapon and I. Rouault, Oeuvre Grave Rouault, Monte Carlo, 1978, no. 222c.

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