Shepherdess in heavy rain Antique Etching Print Paulussen 1897
Title: Ein Zuwachs (Uno Di Piu)
Shepherdess in heavy rain, a newborn lamb in her arms.
Artist: R. Paulussen was an English graphic artist who worked in London and Vienna. Origin: G. Segantini.
Giovanni Segantini was an Italian painter known for his large pastoral landscapes of the Alps. He was one of the most famous artists in Europe in the late 19th century, and his paintings were collected by major.
Publisher: Verlag der Geschellschaft f. vervielf Kunst, Wien 1897.
During the early twentieth century leading art journals around the world published original etchings, lithographs and woodcuts on a regular basis. Some of the greatest prints from this vital era were commissioned and published by The Studio, in London, Pan, in Germany, The Print Connoisseur, in America, and Verlag der Geschellschaft f. vervielf Kunst, (Wien) in Vienna.
Original Photogravure in excellent condition.
Photogravure is an hand done intaglio printmaking or photo-mechanical process whereby a flat copper plate is coated with a light-sensitive gelatin tissue which had been exposed to a film positive, and then etched, resulting in a high quality intaglio print that can reproduce the detail and continuous tones of a photograph.
Size: Sheet page app.: 30 x 40 cm. 11.75 x 15.75 inches. Engraving app.: 21.5 x 28 cm. 8.5 x 11 inches. Type of paper: Thick. Condition: Excellent.