Le Pocharde


Louis Legrand
Le Pocharde

An original hand-signed Louis Legrand Drypoint print.

(The Drunkard)


Original drypoint printed in black ink on cream laid paper bearing the “Pellet et Legrand” watermark.

Hand signed in pencil lower right Louis Legrand, also signed in the plate lower left.

A fine impression of the definitive state. From the edition of 65, showing rich burr, numbered in pencil also lower right (apart from the edition of 30 with the added remarque). One of eight plates from the album Les Bars, published by Gustave Pellet, Paris, with his monogram stamp [Lugt 1193] in red ink at the lower right corner of the plate.

Catalog: Exteens 273; Arwas A387.

8 3/16 x 5 3/4 inches

Sheet Size: 17 1/2 x 12 5/16 inches