Félix BUHOT: Un vieux chantier à Rochester - Cancellation proof - 1879
[An Old Building Yard at Rochester]
Etching, drypoint, aquatint and roulette, 119 x 285 mm. Bourcard/Goodfriend 147 iii/iii.
Cancellation proof printed on watermarked Arches laid paper. Wide margins (sheet: 252 x 365 mm).
Buhot cancelled the plate with deep crossed diagonals and etched in the sky the words : ipse oblit. (cancelled by himself); he also etched his owl on the huge winch.
Good impression in very fine condition. Some slight handling creases in the lower margin.