ALEXANDRE FALGUIERE – Caïn et Abel, 1876
Sheet size: 270 x 175 mm
Image size: 225 x 155 mm
Edition: c.1500 – Unsigned
Original etching by Alexandre Falguière, signed and dated in the plate, sketched either for or after his own plaster figures exhibited in the Salon of 1876; he also made a painting of this subject. Printed by A. Salmon on laid paper and published by the Gazette des Beaux-Arts in 1876. Falguière made two versions of this etching; we also have a copy of the other version, published by the Revue de l'Art ancien et moderne in 1902. Ref: Sanchez & Seydoux 1876-27. Condition: Excellent.