Adolphe Appian


Etching, image size 4 3/8 x 8 1/8 inches, 1874, plate signed and dated.


Etching by the French artist Adolphe Appian measuring 4 1/8 x 7 5/8, plate signed and titled, published by Cadart, Paris.


Etching with remarque, image size 10 1/5 x 15 1/4 inches, c. 1870, plate signed l.l. "Appian", indecipherable pencil signature l.r. indicates that this is a copy of an etching by Appian.


A drypoint etching from 1867. First state of three. Printed before lettering. Plate signed and dated in the upper left. Plate measures 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches on chine colle. A richly detailed print with ecstatic, intricate linework.


This is a fine original etching by French Barbizon artist Adolphe Appian.  The title is: Au Valromey.  This etching was created and printed in 1868, this is a very rare impression done on a thin laid type paper before the addition of the type setting below the image as it was published later by Cadart . published in Paris by Cadart & Luce (fl.1867–1870/1) as plate 6 to the art periodical in its first year, “L'Illustration nouvelle par une société de peintres-graveurs à l'eau-forte”, vol. 1, 1868. The image measures 4 1/8X7 5/8 inches.  Signed in the plate upper right corner of the image.