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SULPIS Emile

FICHE 11584

(1856 - 1943)

Au Bal Bullier

Drypoint and soft ground

A nice impression on Japan paper, signed in pencil lower right, numbered 3/3, 1rst state.

Aside to his interpretation's work, Emile Sulpis shows his times in a series of small original intimate prints. The female figure holds a central place: bathing scenes, languid models, sports and domestic activities are recurring subjects in his paper work. In view of he annotations in the margins, it is a personal production, probably not intended for the public. Emil Sulpis worked on different engraving processes, in a "print's kitchen" combining several techniques and multiplying the states.

Plate: 160 x 225 mm.

Sheet: 250 x 320 mm.

Condition: slight light-staining.

130 €