Edouard Chimot – Signed Etching for sale – ‘Les Soirs d’Opium’

Edouard Chimot (1880-1959)

Signed etching and aquatint, 1st state. Annotated beneath in pencil ‘Hommage sympathique à M.Delas’.  (1921).

The same etching was also published in ‘Les Soirs d’Opium’ by Maurice Magre and illustrated by Chimot, and was used for the section: ‘Rosaire de Souvenirs’. The publication was limited to 500 copies of which there were 40 special copies which contained the etchings in 4 states. The etching that we have is of the earliest state, but is aside from the publication and bears the annotation written by Chimot along with his signature.

Signed in pencil bottom right margin.

On fine, tan coloured paper.

Plate size: 19cm X 13.5cm. Sheet size: 25.5cm X 20cm

Some browning of paper to outer edges of sheet. Image area has excellent original condition.


£ 240 (For euros and US dollars please refer to current exchange rates).

This picture is unframed and can easily be delivered within the UK, to Europe, the USA, and to many International Destinations by fully insured post.


***There are links below to guide you on how to purchase and also to the biographical details of the artist.***

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