Henri FANTIN-LATOUR, Sara la Baigneuse [Sarah the bather] Enlarge 1 /1


France 1836 – 1904

Sara la Baigneuse [Sarah the bather] 1892 Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, chine colle Support: dark cream, wove, hand made paper
Edition State: first state high-margin. Second state: all entries that preceden
Impression: 2nd plate. Presentation proof
Edition: 7 or 8 trial proofs
Publisher: Marteau, Pierre
Date Published: 1892

Edition Notes: rectified edges. Reproduction in Print and Poster March 1898
Primary Insc: signed lower right 'h. Fantin'. Not dated. Inscribed lower right in crayon 'A Ed. Maitre'
Tertiary Insc: verso lower left corner in circle 'Wt' verso upper left stamp 'Bliss'
Dimensions: comp 35.2 h x 26.8 w cm sheet 50.6 h x 38.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Felix Man Collection, Special Government Grant 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.509.98
Subject: Collection: The Felix Man collection of English and European lithographs, acquired 1972.