Arthur Heintzelman
1891-1965 ~ American

Cafe Montmartrois


Etching, BPL 114, plate destroyed, Characters from French art culture of 1925; Scene features Heintzleman, left, bending over table, the Parisian model, Kiki who appears in Planche aux Cinq Croquis. To her right, Fredie, subject in Fredie du Cafe "Le Lapin Agile" and of Le Poete, regarded by Heintzleman as the last of the great Montmartre singers. Young man with guitar is Fredie's son.



Drypoint etching, image size: 12 x 9 1/4 inches, 1926, cat. Smith-128, edition of 80, pencil signed lower right. Heintzelman's skill captures this tender moment between a mother and child. A fine impression with ample margins. Provenance: Baldwin-Wallace College.

Mendiant Italien


Drypoint etching from 1927. Edition of 80. Plate signed in the top left, pencil signed in the bottom right. Inscription on bottom left of plate reads "Carrara '27". Plate measures 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches on 14 x 11 1/4 inch laid type paper. Catalog: Smith 136.