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Emil Orlik: Erster Schnee - First Snow

Erster Schnee - First Snow
etching, 1895
Plate/Image Size: 25.7 x 32.1 cm - (10 x 12¾ inches)
Sheet Size: 40 x 54 cm - (15¾ x 21¼ inches)

one of Orlik's earliest known etchings and although the unusually large plate lacks the fine etching technique of later works the subject is brilliantly perceived
on very heavy wove paper; in good condition