LUIGI CONCONI (Milan 1852 - 1917) A TOAD
Etching, 1888; a fine impression of the third state of three, according to Bianchi-Ginex; skillfully printed with extensive work on the rich surface tone (acquaforte monotipata), on strong ivory wove paper. Signed LC in the film of ink left in the plate in wiping. With large margins, in very good condition. To the platemark 45 x 90 mm, the entire sheet measuring 305 x 227 mm. See M. Bianchi, G. Ginex, Luigi Conconi incisore, Milan, 1994; cat. no. 23. PROVENANCE: Alberto Pincherle (1894-1979), purchased in Milan, c. 1909/1912; private collection, Milan.