Subject: Antique print, titled: ”[Oncle Claes et Tante Johanna].” – (”Uncle Claes and Aunt Johanna”). A tender etching showing a seated elderly couple.
Condition: Good, given age. Ghosting around the image from previous matting. Remains of attachment to said matting in the top left and right corners. A small stain in the top right margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Etching and drypoint with soft ground etching remarque. on laid (verge) paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 18.7 x 24 cm. The image size is ca. 10 x 17.3 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 7.4 x 9.4 inch. The image size is ca. 3.9 x 6.8 inch.
Part Number: 68677
Description: Two remarques in the lower margin, both of heads. State: 7th state of 10. Ref: Exteens 240; Ramiro 42; Mascha 499.
Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Felicien Rops’ after own design. Felicien Rops (1833-1898) was a Belgian graphic artist. He is especially known for his erotic subject matter.