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INVENTORY # DONQ 00 19
GENUINE ANTIQUE PRINT, NOT A MODERN REPRODUCTION. THIS GENUINE ETCHING WAS PRODUCED IN THE 1890s BY LALAUZE. FULL PLATE IMPRESSION. LOVELY!
SUBJECT: VINCENT DE LA ROSA, SERENADING WITH GUITAR. GREAT DETAIL HERE.
Artist: LALAUZE, SIGNED IN THE PLATE.
TYPE OF PRINT: etching, produced one-side only. Shown cropped in scan to save on file size, but actual margins ample and overall print is larger than shown in scan. Genuine original antique print .
SIZE: sheet size about 9 1/2 x 6" (approximate) with marginal space all around.
Condition: Very Fine, no flaws. VERY nice shape. I'm listing this evening a very sweet selection of original 1890s Lalauze etchings based on the Cervante's story of Don Quixote of La Mancha, the ingenious gentleman knight (and his 'pal' Sancho Panze) and they feature lovely, delicate and detailed scenes with Don Quixote, Sancho, brigands and pirates, knights and pretty damsels in 'distress' and various colorful folks that populated the Cervantes classic. It was this series of etchings that got me hooked on antique prints back in 1988... hence my email address... This is an original etching, plate impression all around. This etching was produced 1... read more