Mère et Enfant

Camille Pissarro
Mère et Enfant
Drypoint & Aquatint
c. 1882

An original hand-signed Camille Pissarro Drypoint & Aquatint print.

c. 1882

Original drypoint and aquatint printed in black ink on laid paper bearing a portion of the Van Gelder Zonen watermark (a fleur-de-lys in a crowned shield surmounting the letters “VGZ”).

Hand-signed in pencil below the lower right edge of the plate C. Pissarro.

A superb, richly printed lifetime impression of Delteil’s seventh state of eight, one of only three impressions of this state, printed after the tone of the aquatint was reinforced, annotated and titled in pencil in the margin lower left “6 etat No 1 / Mère et Enfant.”

Catalog: Delteil 38 vii/viii

5 5/8 x 3 7/8