Meditation (Méditation)

Paul César Helleu (1859 - 1927)

drypoint in black on laid paper, 59.3 cm x 42.7 cm
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation)

What is it?
What can you see?
Context
printmaker
publisher
compiler album
writer preface

Object data

Object number
p1049V2000
Edition
54/100
Dimensions
59.3 cm x 42.7 cm, 27.9 cm x 19.8 cm, 28.6 cm x 19.8 cm
Catalogue raisonné
Stein & Karshan 35, Boyer & Cate 35

Inscription/label

signature
Helleu
number
54
blind embossing
ESTAMPE ORIGINALE by Charpentier, Alexandre-Louis-Marie, Lugt no. 819
number
84/19
number
012951 -----------

Literature

  • with essays by Patricia Eckert Boyer, Phillip Dennis Cate, l'Estampe originale : artistic printmaking in France 1893-1895, 1991, p. 86-87, no.35
  • Roger Marx, un critique aux côtés de Gallé, Monet, Rodin, Gauguin..., 2006, no. 234
  • Thomas Andratschke ; hrsg. von Heide Grape-Albers, Von Manet bis Toulouse-Lautrec : Französische Handzeichnungen und Druckgraphik 1860 - 1910, 2003, p. 128-129
  • Fleur Roos Rosa de Carvalho, Prints in Paris 1900 : van elitair tot populair, 2017, p. 24, 27, 108