Jean Dieuzaide (1921-2003) - Barque-Lune à Vieira de Leira, Portugal, 1954

Description
Jean Dieuzaide (1921-2003) - Barque-Lune à Vieira de Leira, Portugal, 1954
Heliogravure - Signed - 28/51 - 1985

Hand Heliogravure on Hahnemuhle (water mark lower right) wove paper
Signed and titled in pencil lower left
Numbered 28/51 lower right
Blind stamp of the printer, Pierre Brochet, lower right
Sheet size : 50 x 65 cm


Hand heliogravure, hardly used now but very popular in the later 19th century, involves the photographic transfer of the image to a copper plate, prepared with aquatint to give it tone, into which the design is etched. The plate is then hand-inked and printed from in the same way as an ordinary intaglio plate.

Lot details
Artist
Jean Dieuzaide (1921-2003)
Title of artwork
Barque-Lune à Vieira de Leira, Portugal, 1954
Technique
Heliogravure
Edition
28/51
Signature
Signed
Date of print
1985
Condition
Very fine
Vintage print
Printed later
Image size
350×475 mm
Total dimensions
500×650×1 mm
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