l'Enterrement de l'espoir (The Burial of Hope), from the suite La Petite Banlieue (City Outskirts) (De Profundis (Out of the Depths))

Georges Rouault, French, 1871 - 1958



Lithograph on laid paper

Edition 3/100

Image: 13 × 8 1/2 in. (33 × 21.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H



Place Made: France, Europe


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: GR / 1929; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: G Rouault; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: 3/100

Exhibition History

A Collector's Choice, William B. Jaffe Memorial Exhibition, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1972-January 7, 1973.

Death and Dying: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 55, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 11-March 26, 1995.

Georges Rouault Prints from the Collection, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 1971.

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


Evelyn Annenberg Friede Jaffe Hall (1911-2005) and William B. Jaffe (1904-1972), New York; given to present collection, 1957.

Catalogue Raisonne

F. Chapon and I. Rouault, Oeuvre Grave Rouault, Monte Carlo, 1978, no. 344.

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