MARCELLIN DESBOUTIN

1823 Cérilly – Nice 1901

L’Homme à la pipe – Man with a Pipe, self-portrait ca. 1879


drypoint with burnishing and traces of roulette on laid paper; 450 x 380 mm (17 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches)

signed and dated Janvier 1880 in pen and ink at lower right, dedicated in pencil à l’ami et confrère H. Guérard

Clément-Janin 63 fourth state (of five)