Sur la plage (On the Beach); Afternoon on the Beach (Le Treport)

Jacques Villon (born Gaston Emile Duchamp), French, 1875 - 1963



Color etching and aquatint on wove paper


Impression: 15 1/2 × 23 in. (39.4 × 58.4 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, in plate, lower left: Jacques Villon; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Jacques Villon; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: No. 17/30; inscribed, in graphite, lower left edge: L'apres midi sur la plage (Le Treport) Watermark: RIVES

Exhibition History

20th Century Masters from the Permanent Collection, Barrows Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 3-March 5, 1978.

20th Century Prints from the College Collection, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 19-September 20, 1972.


Peter H. Deitsch, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1955.

Catalogue Raisonne

C. de Ginestet and C. Pouillon, Jacques Villon: Les estampes et les illustrations, Paris, 1979, no. E 136; J. Auberty and C. Perussaux, Jacques Villon: Catalogue de son oeuvre grave, Paris, 1950, no. 79.

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