FRAGONARD, Jean Honoré
(1732-1806):

L’Armoire , (The Cupboard)

Etching, 1778. Baudicour 2; Wildenstein 23, fourth state of four, only edition

A very good, well-contrasted impression, still with finely-etched lines showing, trimmed 8-10mm. inside the platemark (as is frequent with this print). A vertical central fold, minor handling creases in the lower margin, otherwise in good condition. 385 x 485mm.
$5,750

This is Fragonard’s largest and most important plate.

 

 

 

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