Large etching in exceptinal print quality
|Condition:||Overall in good condition|
|Title of artwork:||Landscape with ruins of classical building - 1650|
|Artist:||Gabriel Perelle (1603- 1677)|
|Sold with frame:||No|
|Total dimensions (in cm):||26 x 37,50 cm for the sheet|
|Picture size (in cm):||24,70 x 33 cm on plate border|
Exceptional good impression. With nice plate tone on watermarked laid paper. In a full sheet with margins. Plate border outside the sheet bottom right.
A printing quality with such exceptional tonality and detail can only be found on early impressions, here in the series as published by Jean Le Blond I (1590-1666)
Landscape with ruins of classical building on the left and a rustic house with thatched roof on the right; in the right foreground, a man crossing a footbridge
Etching lettered with production detail: 'Perelle Invent. et fecit', and publication line: 'le Blond excudit avec privilege.
Same print in the British Museum number X,9.28
Gabriel Perelle ( Vernon-sur-seine 1603 - Paris 1677.)
Painter and engraver. Son of a farmer, discovered by the "Seignieur" where he was servant. Later worked with Simon Vouet. He worked after the good contemporain French artists but kept a very personal touch.
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|Member since:||March 29, 2014|
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