29 June 2005
James Jacques Joseph Tissot (1836-1902)
Le Journal (Wentworth 73)
etching with drypoint, 1883, on Van Gelder laid, with the artist's red monogram stamp (L. 1545), from the edition of unknown size, with full margins, a deckle edge on three sides, a rust spot on the figure's left thumb, some very pale light-staining, a small red ink stain at the upper sheet edge, otherwise in good condition
P. 378 x 292 mm., S. 565 x 364 mm.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.
How one of Mexico’s greatest artists collaborated with a family of printers to create a brand new printing technique
The competitive but loving bond between the two artists is explored in Alberto and Diego Giacometti: Masters of Design