This is a Pierre-Auguste Renoir restrike etching titled “SEATED NUDE” or “Femme nue assise” (c. 1906).
Originally published in the first edition of Duret’s L’Histoire des peintres impressionistes (Paris, 1906). This etching was also republished in the 1909 German edition. This etching has been described as the ultimate Impressionist print.
Struck on thick paper. Image Measures 7 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ . Paper measures 15″ x 11″. In mint condition, comes unframed. Comes with a certificate of authenticity.
A very rich impression of this print showing Renoir’s mastery of the figure.
Restrike etchings are a modern-day print of an antique print that are made from the original plate that was used to make the first prints. This is the same etching you see in galleries and cruise auctions for over well $400.