An original etching and aquatint printed in colors on Japan paper. This is a fine richly printed proof impression of Arwas’ sixth 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. Provenance: ex-collection Fred Feinsilber, Paris. Catalogue reference: Arwas A196 vi/vi; Exteens 173.
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