Classical Figure after the Antique - Original 19th-century engraving print




An original 19th-century engraving print, Classical Figure after the Antique.

This attractive stipple engraving in red is in the crayon manner, a technique used to produce imitations of chalk drawings. Many artists would copy from the antique in order to learn and refine their own craft.

On laid paper.

Unsigned. Lettered lower centre: "From the Antique".
There are some marks to the paper and a short repaired tear at the right edge. There are paper remnants on the back of the sheet from historically being laid down.
14cm x 7.5cm.
Unframed.

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Product code: JE-392


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