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Lot 280: CAMILLE PISSARRO Les Ouvriers du port, à Rouen.
03 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Les Ouvriers du port, à Rouen.
Drypoint printed in dark, brownish black on cream laid paper, 1887. 130x178 mm; 5 1/4x7 inches, full margins. One of approximately only 8 or 9 lifwetime impressions. Inscribed "Rouen" and "no. 5" and annotated in pencil, lower margin. A superb, dark and richly-inked impression of this exceedingly scarce print.
We have found only one other impression at auction in the past 30 years.
This is Pissarro's only close-up view of the port workers at Rouen in his printed oeuvre. Delteil 67.