JULES BASTIEN-LEPAGE – Retour des champs, 1877
Sheet size: 425x310 mm
Image size: 270x190 mm
Edition: Size of edition unknown, scarce – Signed in plate
Original etching by Jules Bastien-Lepage, signed in the plate. Printed on heavy wove paper. We believe this was the first of the five etchings made by Bastien-Lepage. It was first published by Cadart as plate 9 of L'Eau-forte en 1878; this copy is from Half a Score of Etchings, published by Dodds, Mead in 1885. Condition: Excellent.