Diana and the hunter

Diana and the hunter - Eau forte signée

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Technique:

Lot n° 9
Etching with engraving, second state of (three), watermark Grapes with countermark Initials AIR (G. & H. watermark 3; Griffiths and Hartley note this watermark found on second states of this print), before Le Blond's re-issue, trimmed just inside the platemark at the top and bottom (retaining a narrow strip of blank paper outside the borderline), trimmed close to or on the borderline at the right, and unevenly into the subject at the left, a made-up area at the upper right corner just affecting Diana's arrow, a made-up strip at the left, a repaired hole in Diana's right foot, another smaller defect in her upper right arm, a diagonal crease at the lower half of the subject, other minor defects.
Walsch 10