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 actually carries this etching in stock available for sale.
You are viewing an image of the actual etching.
Go to the main Louis Icart page for complete etching information.
Image Size: 10 3/8 x 15 3/4"
Paper Size: 19 1/8 x 23 1/2"
The paper is heavy wove with no watermark. The etching has been professionally conserved, and there is no toning to the image.
There are no rips, acid burn, pinholes, or tears. There is minor uneven toning in the margins, but not the image.
The signature in crayon is very strong (lr); the notation "113" appears in the (ll).
The notation in the (ul) reads "Copyright 1925 by Graveurs Modernes 194 Rue de Rivoli, Paris." and is clear and strong.
The hand coloring is very good.
Overall the image is an A and the sheet is an A-.
Price $1,150.00 Framing in the style of Icart is available.