Louis Icart

1888-1950, French

"Thoroughbreds ('Pur-Sang')," 1938

Etching, drypoint, and aquatint with touches of hand-coloring on paper under glass
Edition size unknown but presumably small, signed in pencil lower right: Louis Icart, and with the artist's windmill blindstamp lower left and dated copyright in the plate upper left
Plate: 18.5" H x 35.25" W; Sheet: 20.25" H x 36.5" W

  • Literature: Holland, Catania, Isen 472
  • Condition: Fair to good condition. A rich impression with velvety burr on the drypoint lines. The colors fresh. The margins somewhat trimmed and with pale time staining showing at the extreme margin edges. A few minor surface scuffs below the horse: the longest approximately 2". The sheet laid down to artist's board.

    Frame: 29" H x 44" W x 1" D

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