Brisement Assis

Louis Legrand
Brisement Assis
Etching & Drypoint

An original hand-signed Louis Legrand Etching & Drypoint print.

(Break Seated)


Original etching, drypoint and aquatint printed in dark blue ink on Japan paper, with hand-coloring added.

Hand-signed in pencil with the artist’s monogram in the margin lower right, also signed in the plate upper right.

A fine impression of Arwas’ third and final state, printed after the plate was reduced in size. One of only three impressions on this paper to which the artist added hand-coloring à la poupée, apart from the book edition. One of 11 etchings illustrating the Erastène Ramiro book Cours de danse fin de siècle, published by Dentu, Paris, 1892. Printed by Chamerot, Paris.

Catalog: Arwas A63; Exteens 29; Ramiro 86

7 3/4 x 5 inches

Sheet Size: 18 1/8 x 12 inches