This original etching is signed in the plate at the lower center: 'Zorn'.
It is a superb impression of Asplund and Delteil’s fourth and final state from the edition of 1,211 (artist's edition of 36, deluxe edition of 75, standard edition of 1,100) published by Julius Meier-Graefe, Berlin, for the art review Pan, 1895-96, vol. I, no. II, with the publisher’s letterpress credit line “ANDERS ZORN / PORTRAIT / PAN I 2” in the margin lower center (apart from the pencil-signed edition of 30). Catalogue raisonné reference: Asplund 67 iv/iv; Delteil 66 iv/iv.
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