Mass in Brittany

Emile-Alfred DEZAUNAY
circa 1900
"La Messe en Bretagne" (descriptive French title)

Aquatint, etching, roulette & drypoint printed in color on Arches laid paper, circa 1900.
Reference: Cate & Grivel 79.
Edition of 50.
Signed and numbered in pencil.
Plate: 12 5/8 x 16 5/8 inches.

This is the artist’s most famous print and one of the most iconic intaglio prints devoted to life in Brittany while its traditions were still strong. A very fine impression, with fresh unrestored colors, on a full sheet, in near perfect condition. A few faint fox marks, away from the image.