Charles Meryon (1821-1868)
La Morgue, Paris (Delteil & Wright 36)
etching, 1854, on watermarked laid paper initials H.P. within a shield, a good impression of the seventh (final) state, the sheet folded 70 mm. along the left sheet edge; together with, L'Arche du Pont Notre-Dame, Paris (D. & W. 25), etching, 1853, on watermarked laid paper initials H.P. within a shield, the fourth state of seven, with margins, foxing across the image and predominantly in the upper and right margins, 10 mm. brown stains just outside the plate mark at all four corners; with Le Ministere de la Marine, Paris (D. & W. 45), etching, 1865, on laid paper, with watermarked Marais paper, a good impression of the fifth state of six, with margins, two fox marks in the right of the image, a rust spot in the lower margin, all sheets with other minor surface defects, framed
P. 235 x 213 mm., S. 340 x 466 mm.
P. 161 x 201 mm., S. 309 x 491 mm.
P. 173 x 152 mm., S. 255 x 206 mm. (3)