Marcellin Desboutin

French , 1823 - 1902

Marcellin Desboutin was born in 1823. He lived in a life of wealth in Florence until 1971 when he claimed to have gambled away a castle in Italy. He then lived as a penniless, but aristocratic bohemian in Paris.

The most memorable of Desboutin’s works are a series of drypoint portraits of his friends and other well-known figures. His prints were made at the studio of Cadart in Paris. They were usually editions of about twenty, therefore they are now relatively scarce.
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Henri Rochefort, journaliste


Conrad R. Graeber Fine Art

Under $2,200

L’Homme à la pipe – Man with a Pipe, self-portrait  

ca. 1879

C.G. Boerner

$2,200 - $5,500

Mme Bracken et Son Fils


Armstrong Fine Art

Under $2,200