GIUSEPPE DE NITTIS (Italian 1846-1884)
Original etching by Giuseppe de Nittis, one of two published by the Gazette des Beaux Arts to accompany his obituary after his sudden death from stroke at the young age of 38. Printed in brown on laid paper. Ref: Sanchez & Seydoux 1884-14; Béraldi 9. Measures 10.5in x 6.5in sheet and 8.5in x 5.5in image only. Condition: very light toning and faint stains in left margin at edges of sheet are noticeable under scrutiny, possibly trimmed at top. Will be shipped rolled up in a shipping tube.
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