An original etching and aquatint printed in black ink on Japan paper. This work is a fine, richly printed proof impression of Arwas' second state of three, 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. Provenance: Ex-collection Fred Feinsilber, Paris. Catalogue reference: Arwas A190 iii/iii; Exteens 167.
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