Original 5 1/8 inch x 9 1/4 inch 1879 Etching
TOMBEAU DE SIDRACH DE LALAING
Original 5 1/8 inch x 9 1/4 inch 1879 Etching titled TOMBEAU DE SIDRACH DE LALAING, A SAINT-OMER.
Sidrach De Lalaing was dean of the chapter at St. Omer. The tomb is in the Cathédrale Notre-Dame. It was carved by Georges Monnoyer, who received 24 livres de gros, currency of Artois in the 16th century.
Drawn and etched by Jean Eugène Sadoux (1841 – 1906). Sadoux studied engraving, lithography and drawing in Paris and drew for the magazines “Le Magasin Pittoresque”, “Le Monde illustré” and “l’Illustration”. He was also a painter in watercolours, in particular, in 1871 he painted the Templar frescoes of the Commandery of Cressac-Saint-Genis.
Engraving from a disbound copy of ‘La Renaissance en France’ by Leon Palustre. Published by A Quantin, Imprimeur-Editeur, 7, Rue Saint-Benoit, Paris, 1879.
Page size 17 3/8 inch x 12 1/2 inch
The etching is in very good condition. Reverse side blank.
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