Mar 05, 2019 - Sale 2500

Sale 2500 - Lot 218

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
Rue Molière, à Rouen.

Lithograph printed in dark, olive green on Chine appliqué, 1896. 186x140 mm; 7 1/2x5 1/2 inches, full margins. Second state (of 2), with the further shading on the building at the far right. One of approximately only 20 lifetime impressions in both states combined. Signed, titled, inscribed "Ep. def. no.--" and annotated in pencil, lower margin (edition number effaced). A superb impression of this extremely scarce lithograph.

We have found only 7 other impressions at auction in the past 30 years. Delteil 174.