Depiction of a wild man or woodwose. Possibly a Satyr or Rübezahl (also Krakonos). The figure, despite its impressive horns and thick hide, has a shy posture, turned partly away from the viewer and looking over its shoulder.
Etching on wove paper.
Sheet size: 19,6 x 26,2 cm. Image size: 12,4 x 20 cm.
Numbered (5/7), signed and dated in pencil by the artist, below the image.
Made by ‘Fred C. Bergisch’ after own design. Fredrik Carel Bergisch (Haarlemmermeer 1932-) is a Dutch illustrator and draughtsman.
Condition: Very good, given age. Remains of attachment to carrier on the rear. Sheet edges irregular. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.