Louis Icart Laughing Buddha

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 Laughing Buddha etching


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Laughing Buddha, 1924

Laughing Buddha

Image Size: 16 x 20 1/2" (oval)
Paper Size: 18 3/4 x 23 3/8" (oval)
The paper is heavy wove. The etching has been professionally conserved. This is very clean sheet and image.
There is no light toning, acid burn, pin holes, scratches, soft handling creases or tears.
The signature (lr) is strong, and the notation "203" appears in the lower left.
The copyright (ur) is correct and clear and strong, and the editor's notation (ul) is correct and clear and strong.
The hand coloring is very good.
Overall the image is an A and the sheet is an A-.

Price $725.00 Framing in the style of Icart is available.

Laughing Buddha

Image Size: 16 x 20 1/2" (oval)
Paper Size: 20 5/16 x 26 7/8" (rectangular)
The upper right and left corners have been trimmed. This is very clean sheet and image.
There is no light toning, acid burn, pin holes, scratches, soft handling creases or tears.
The signature (lr) is strong, and the notation "185" appears in the lower left.
The copyright (ur) is correct and clear and strong, and the editor's notation (ul) is correct and clear and strong.
The hand coloring is very good.
Overall the image is an A and the sheet is an A-.

Price $925.00 Framing in the style of Icart is available.

You are viewing an image of the actual etching.