PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NORWEGIAN COLLECTION
Preaud’s first state B (of two), with the ‘white bird’, printed by Lemercier, Paris, with his address, one of 125 impressions on this paper printed from the original stone (there were a further 175 on two different types of Chine collé), with small margins on three sides and a wider margin below, occasional foxing and creasing mainly in the margins, generally in good condition
Image 561 x 442 mm., Sheet 632 x 479 mm.
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Van Gelder 100; Préaud 29
Unidentified collector's mark JPM in blue ink verso (not in Lugt).