The Engraver V.J. Roux-Champion, ca. 1908

  • Pierre-Auguste Renoir, French, 1841-1919

Softground etching printed in black ink on blue laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 7 × 5 inches (17.8 × 12.7 cm) Sheet: 15 13/16 × 10 1/4 inches (40.2 × 26 cm)

Gift of Arthur Schwartz

2007.74

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Soft-ground etching
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Portrait
  • Man
  • Soft-ground etching
  • Bust
  • Profile (figure)
  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 37/50 Inscribed, upper right corner of sheet: L.D. 20 Inscribed, lower right, verso: Le graveur W.-J. Roux Champion Inscribed, above the previous inscription: 18325 [underlined]

Provenance

2007-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, The Engraver V.J. Roux-Champion, ca. 1908, softground etching printed in black ink on blue laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Arthur Schwartz, 2007.74.