Le Tir Forain

Jean-Émile Laboureur

Le Tir Forain

1920-21

engraving

Image size: 10 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches (267 x 251 mm)

edition 108

Keith Sheridan, LLC

Myrtle Beach, SC

843.427.4934

$5,500 - $12,000

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Signed and numbered '19/85 ép' in pencil. Initialed 'L' and dated '1920' in the plate, upper right.

A superb, richly-inked impression, in warm black ink, on Arches cream wove paper. The full sheet with margins (1 1/4 to 1 5/8 inches); two professionally repaired tears in the bottom right sheet corner, well away from the image, otherwise in excellent condition. Printed by the artist.

One of Laboureur’s most acclaimed engravings. André Dunoyer de Segonzac, the artist’s esteemed pupil, considered it Laboureur’s masterpiece.