Le bouquet de roses [Bouquet of roses]
Materials & Technique:
prints, planographic chalk lithograph on paper Support: thick, paper dark cream, wove, machine made
Edition State: 1st state before letters
Impression: 7 or 8 trial proofs
Edition: 50 tests
Publisher: Marteau, Pierre
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1880
Edition Notes: rectified edges. The first state, not without a printer. Second state, with Imp. Lemercier & Cie., Paris. Pierre deleted. Salon in 1880
Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil 'h. Fantin' signed and dated upper left, on stone 'Fantin 79'
Secondary Insc: lower right corner written in pencil 'LU'
Tertiary Insc: verso lower right 'Man' written in pencil
comp 41.6 h x 35.4 w cm sheet 57.8 h x 45.8 w cm
: Felix Man Collection, Special Government Grant 1972 Accession No
: NGA 72.509.101 Subject
: Collection: The Felix Man collection of English and European lithographs, acquired 1972.