Auguste RENOIR : Baigneuse assise - 1897
Price: € 2500
Soft ground etching, 220 x 137 mm. Delteil 11.
Impression of the first edition, titled Étude [Sketch], in Art et Nature by Roger-Miles, April 1897, at 525 copies, before the edition in 1919 at 1000 copies in La Vie et l’œuvre de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, published by Ambroise Vollard.
Very fine impression printed in blue-grey on wove paper. A tiny scratch in the upper part of the subject, with a tiny retouching (1 mm) in the borderline. The upper platemark reinforced at the back. Full margins (320 x 250 mm).