Le Zoo de Vincennes by Hermine David

Le Zoo de Vincennes by Hermine David

Le Zoo de Vincennes

Hermine David

Title

Le Zoo de Vincennes

 
Artist

Hermine David

  1886 - 1970 (biography)
Year
1948  
Technique
drypoint 
Image Size
8 15/16 x 6 1/2" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
3 of 110  
Annotations
pencil editioned 
Reference
 
Paper
antique-white wove Arches 
State
published 
Publisher
Société des Peintres-Graveurs Français (their chop in lower right margin) 
Inventory ID
19750 
Price
$300.00 
Description
This fanciful zoo by Hermine David has a Surreal edge. The storks in the background are far larger than the people in the foreground but the result is effective, emphasizing the animals.