Élégante au grand Chapeau et à la Fourrure

This is a fine drypoint etching by French artist of the Belle Epoque, Paul Cesar Helleu.  This portrait: Élégante au grand Chapeau et à la Fourrure, (Elegant woman with a large Hat and Fur)  Was created and printed in 1907, pencil signed and published by "Bischoff and Hofle Munchen, 1907"  blind stamped in the lower right border.  The image measures  a platemark of 21 1/2X13 1/2 inches.  Printed in a warmtoned ink with hand coloring added.  This is a very rare example of his drypoint portraits.  We were unable to find any other examples of this image in galleries or museums.  Framed.