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Frontispiece to La Revue Fantaisiste

Bresdin, Rodolphe (1825-1885)

Etching on chine collé


Rodolphe Bresdin, Frontispiece to La Revue Fantaisiste

Rodolphe Bresdin (1825-1885, French)
Frontispiece to La Revue Fantaisiste, 1861



Medium: Etching on chine collé
Dimensions: Plate: 191 x 120 mm. 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 Sheet: 208 x 158 mm. 8 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.
Reference: Van Gelder 101, second state of two, from the 1861 Revue Fantaisiste edition
Provenance: Private collection, New York
Impression: Very fine, the intricacy of complex line reading well throughout
Condition: Excellent, with margins all around; apparently never washed nor pressed, no restoration