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Alphonse Legros

1837 - 1911

La Tour au Pigeons by Alphonse Legros

La Tour au Pigeons  

  Original etching with drypoint.
Signed in pencil.
Ref: Bliss/Malassis & Thibaudeau 313
S 142 x 203 mm; P & I 77 x 172 mm
Beautiful signed proof impression with burr to the drypoint line.

La Tour au Pigeons is a perfect example of the quiet beauty which so distinguishes Alphonse Legros’ peaceful landscape works.

On cream laid Whatman paper with margins. Very mild time tone within mat window area, traces of previous mounting at edges of sheet verso. One faint foxing spot, otherwise very good original condition. Image surface excellent.