Etching by Jozef Israels in a booklet describing his work. Full title: ‘Jozef Israels / Kritische Studie / Mit einer Radierung und Dreizehn zum Teil ganszeitigen Abbildungen / Zweite Auflage’. (‘Jozef Israels / Critical study / With an etching and thirteen part full-page illustrations / 2nd edition’). The etching shows a baby’s crib with a cat on a chair beside it.
Etching on wove paper.
Sheet size: 17,4 x 25,2 cm. Image size: 15,1 x 10 cm.
Published in Berlin by Bruno Cassirer. Second edition, 1902. 8vo. 25, [iii] pp. In the original paper wrapper. Provenance: From a private collection. Earlier from the collection of Friedrich Rietelen (?).
Made by ‘Max Liebermann’ after ‘Jozef Israels’. Author: Max Liebermann. Artist: Jozef Israels (1824-1911) was a Dutch painter from the Haagse School.
Condition: Good, given age. A line of glue (where etching was attached to front cover) between the front cover and the first page. Mild foxing. Ownership annotation (pencil) on front cover and title page. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.