Bords de la Seine
1875 - 1947
Bords de la Seine
Six drypoints, 1929, each signed in pencil and inscribed 'épreuve d'artiste', artist's proofs aside from the numbered edition of 80, four numbered 'I/XV', one numbered 'XI/XV' and one numbered 'XIII/XV', on various papers, contained in the original boards (6 prints)
largest plate: 235 by 311 mm 9¼ by 12¼ in
largest sheet: 282 by 378 mm 11⅛ by 14⅞ in
overall: 512 by 394 mm 20⅛ by 15½ in
With apparently full margins, the prints are in good condition apart from faint discoloration on some sheets and most with an occasional handling crease or a few tiny specks of foxing. 'Les Méandres de la Seine' with two soft creases in the lower left corner of the image and a small area of rust flecks in the right image edge. Each sheet tipped to the paper mat in the upper corners. The mats with discoloration and the boards split along the binding and with discoloration, foxing and spots of wear.
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