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Title

Villers (Calvados)


Artist

Maxime Lalanne

France

1827 - 1886


About

LALANNE was a prolific printmaker and a champion of the art of etching. He was an exhibiting member of the ‘Societe des aquafortistes’ from 1862 to 1865, as well as the author of an influential manual on etching, first published in 1866. He also regularly exhibited etchings and charcoal drawings at the Salon until 1880. His many landscape etchings were mainly drawn directly on the copper plate outdoors. He engraved the beauty spots of Paris, Bordeaux, Switzerland and areas throughout France, as well as a series on the Siege of Paris 1870-71


Details


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching


Dimensions

15.7 x 23.6 cm platemark; 18.5 x 27.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l., incised plate "Lalanne". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Hendrik Kolenberg 2013. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

141.2013


Artist information

Maxime Lalanne

Works in the collection

13


Provenance


Hendrik Kolenberg, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Hendrik Kolenberg 2013. Purchased by Kolenberg in Paris 1973