EDOUARD GOERG – Alchemist, 1927
Sheet size: 240 x 185 mm
Image size: 175 x 135 mm
Edition: 320 – Unsigned
Original etching by Édouard Goerg, for the book Tableau de l'au-dela (Picture of the Beyond) by Frédéric Boutet. Printed on vélin pur fil Lafuma-Navarre (pure rag wove paper) by A. et M. Vernant, Paris. There is text on the reverse, with absolutely no show-through. Besides the 320 copies on wove paper (of which this comes from no. 38), there were 27 copies on Japan paper, 7 suites of the etchings on China paper and 27 suites on Japan. Condition: Excellent.