LUIGI CONCONI (Milan 1852 - 1917 RITRATTO DI TRANQUILLO CREMONA (Portrait of Tranquillo Cremona)
Etching, 1879; a fine impression of the second state of two, richly and skillfully printed, working on the surface tone with monotypic effects, on thick wove paper. Signed and dated LConconi 79 in the plate, monogrammed LC in the film of ink left in the plate in wiping. With large margins, in fine condition. To the platemark 143 x 136 mm, the entire sheet measuring 462 x 383 mm. See M. Bianchi, G. Ginex, Luigi Conconi incisore, Milan, 1994; cat. no. 5. The painter Tranquillo Cremona was Conconi's friend.