1926 Photogravure Alphonse Legros Mort Bucheron Death Woodman Fable XASA5


"La Mort et le Bûcheron"(First Plate: Touched Proof)

This is an original 1926 tipped-in black and white photogravure of an etching by the French painter, sculptor, and etcher, Alphonse Legros (1837-1911) of an illustration of a fable by Jean de La Fontaine.


This 87+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Photogravure; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.75 x 11.25 inches; 20 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a series of photogravures of the etchings of the great modern masters of etching. In excellent condition, each photogravure is mounted on a sturdy, cream-colored, textured mounting board and is ready to frame.

This piece was illustrated by Legros, Alphonse. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

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