Pierre-Auguste Renoir




222 x 165 mm; sheet 325 x 250 mm

Stanza del Borgo S.R.L.


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$5,500 - $12,000

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Drypoint Delteil no. 16, Stella 16 II/II

Provenance: collection Henri M. Petiet, Paris 1894-1980, mark of his sale on the verso, unknown to the Lugt on line, but see Lugt 2021a

Very fine impression, printed with tone on cream ‘velin’ Signed with a stamped signature below the image, lower right (Lugt 2137a).
This mark was stamped when Renoir was still alive and only on impressions pulled by Fort for Renoir’s dealer and publisher Ambroise Vollard. 
This drypoint was destined to the book 'Tableaux, pastels et dessins de Pierre Auguste Renoir', printed in small edition in Paris, 1918, designed by the artist and published by Ambroise Vollard.

Delteil, Pierre – Auguste Renoir: L’Oeuvre Gravé et Lithographié, San Francisco, 1999.