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Le Stryge.

  • ARTIST: Joseph Pennell

  • MEDIUM: Etching,

    DATE: 1893

  • EDITION SIZE: Edition 25. Image size 16 5/16 x 10 5/16" (415 x 262 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Different state than illustrated in Wuerth. I think this is an earlier state. The illustration in Wuerth has additional work in the building supporting the Stryge. This image has a hot air balloon in the sky and a different cloud pattern.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Signed in pencil in inscription. Inscribed "To C. K. Child from Joseph Pennell, Easter 96."

  • CONDITION: Good condition, save for minor loses in the outer sheet edges.

  • REFERENCE: Wuerth 207.