Nude in Profile, from Les Fleurs du Mal (The Flowers of Evil) by Charles Baudelaire

Georges Rouault, French, 1871 - 1958


1936; published 1945

Color etching and aquatint on wove paper


Impression: 12 5/16 × 8 5/16 in. (31.3 × 21.1 cm)

Sheet: 17 1/2 × 13 1/2 in. (44.5 × 34.3 cm)

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



Europe, France


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower right: GR (one inside the other) 1936 Watermark: Montval Gaspard Maillol (Aristide Maillol nude)

Exhibition History

Selections from the Permanent Collection: The Figurative Tradition in Modern and Contemporary Color Intaglio Prints and Lithographs, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 12-March 10, 1991.

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

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 7-May 18, 1997.


London Grafica Arts; sold to present collection, 1967.

Catalogue Raisonne

F. Chapon and I. Rouault, Oeuvre Grave Rouault, Monte Carlo, 1978, vol. II, no. 274b.

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