Femme se Deshabillant
This is an original hand signed color aquatint etching by well known master of belle epoque art, Manuel Robbe (1872-1936) The title of this piece is: "Femme se Deshabillant", it was created circa 1905 in an edition of 100. This is hand signed in orange crayon in the lower right. The image measures 13X11 inches, framed in a gold frame. A fine impression, previously sold by Merrill Chase galleries, label on the back. Robbe studied at the Academie Julien and the Ecole des Beaux Artes in Paris.
With his hand application of color no two images look exactly the same, a very painterly technique.