Petite Mère

Louis Legrand
Petite Mère
Etching & Aquatint

An original Louis Legrand Etching & Aquatint print.

(Little Mother)


Original etching and aquatint printed in black ink on Japan paper.

Signed in the plate lower right Louis Legrand.

A fine, richly printed proof impression of Arwas’ second state of six, apart from the regular edition of 130, one of only ten hors commerce impressions. One of twenty plates illustrating the Eugène Romero book, Faune Parisienne, published by Gustave Pellet, Paris, 1901; printed by Philippe Renouard, Paris.

Catalog: Arwas A196 ii/vi; Exteens 173

7 3/8 x 5 3/16 inches

Sheet Size: 11 x 7 7/16 inches