The Head and the Tail of the Serpent, from the Fables of La Fontaine

Artist: Félix Bracquemond (French, Paris 1833–1914 Sèvres)
Artist: After Gustave Moreau (French, Paris 1826–1898 Paris)
Author: Written by Jean de La Fontaine (French, Château-Thierry 1621–1695 Paris)
Date: 1886
Medium: Etching; sixth state of seven
Dimensions: sheet: 18 1/16 x 12 3/8 in. (45.9 x 31.5 cm) plate: 15 3/16 x 10 5/8 in. (38.5 x 27 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Accession Number: 66.559.44

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