Copperplate engraving / etching on a vellin type paper. Original hand colour. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 43.5 x 56 cm. The image size is ca. 30 x 44.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 17.1 x 22 inch. The image size is ca. 11.8 x 17.5 inch.
Plate: ‘Qu’en dit L’Abbe? A Madame la Comtesse d’Ogny.’ (What does the abbot say To the Lady Countess of Ogny). Original Master Print, published ca. 1850 (estimate). Later edition from a late 18th c. plate. Our definition of a Master Print is a seperately published print or series of prints, not being an illustrative print to a text. These can both be prints made by old masters (artists) or prints made by others (artists, engravers, etchers) after old masters.Artists and Engravers: This plate engraved by Nicolas de Launay (1739-1792) after Nicolas Lavreince / Niklas II Lavreince Lafrensen (1737-1807) .
Condition: Good. General age related toning. Repaired tear and small hole in image. Tear left and right margin not affecting image. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-COSTUME-COUNTESS-OGNY-LAUNAY-LAVREINCE