Louis Icart Fishbowl

His etchings epitomize the depiction of women during the art deco period.
He created in excess of 500 etchings using a combination techniques including
etchings and dry point with hand coloring as characterized in the book
"Buying Works by Icart." He created full sized etchings, erotic illustrated books,
beautiful pastel enhanced lithographs, menu covers, posters, postcards, advertising
prints, and oils on canvas.

The Lockport Street Gallery at www.lockportstreetgallery.com, actually carries this etching in stock available for sale. You are viewing an image of the actual etching.

Louis Icart Fishbowl, etching


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Fishbowl, 1925

Fishbowl (252)

Image Size 17 3/8 x 11 5/8" (oval) Paper Size 23 1/2 x 15 1/2" (oval)
All margins have been trimmed. The paper is heavy wove with no watermark. The etching has been professionally conserved. All margins have been trimmed. The paper is heavy wove with no watermark.
There is no light toning, acid burn, tears, rips, or foxing to the image or sheet. The image itself is in very good condition.
The signature (lr) is moderate, the notation "252" appears in pencil in the (ll) and copyright reads "Copyright 1925 by les Graveurs Moderns 194 rue de Rivoli, Paris" (ul).
The hand coloring in the lips, nails, and rouge is good.
Overall the image is an A, and the sheet an A-

Price $1,250.00 (framed in original frame with conservation materials and French lines)

Fishbowl (247)

Image Size 17 3/8 x 11 5/8" (oval) Paper Size 23 1/2 x 17 1/2" (rectangular)
All margins have been trimmed. The paper is heavy wove with no watermark. The etching has been professionally conserved, is not and has never been laid down to a backing board. The etching was attached to a top overmatte. During the previous conservation, there was some staining to the outer matte where the previous outer matte was attached. There is a 2 x 1" sharp incision in the paper in the far outer margin, as though someone was going to trim the paper further and stopped. This has been repaired and doesn't affect the image.
There is no light toning, acid burn, tears, rips, or foxing to the image or sheet. The image itself is in very good condition.
The signature (lr) is moderate, the notation "247" appears in pencil in the (ll).
The copyright reads "Copyright 1925 by les Graveurs Moderns 194 rue de Rivoli, Paris" (ul).
The hand coloring in the lips, nails, and rouge is moderate.
Overall the image is an A-, and the sheet a B+

Price $950.00 Framing in the style of Icart is available.

You are viewing an image of the actual etching.