An original soft-ground etching printed in colors on Japan paper. This is a fine, richly printed impression of Arwas' fourth and final state. Apart from the regular edition of 130, one of only ten hors commerce impressions. One of twenty plates illustrating the Eugène Romero book Faune Parisienne, published by Gustave Pellet, Paris, 1901; printed by Philippe Renouard, Paris. Catalogue reference: Arwas A197.b; Exteens 174.
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