Anders Zorn original etching "Self Portrait with Inscription"
Medium: original etching. Catalogue reference: Asplund 185. This is a good impression with plate tone, on watermarked laid paper from the edition of only 200 printed in 1905 for Schubert-Soldern's ”Das radierte Werk des Anders Zorn”. The etched inscription beneath the portrait reads “Gärdi onums weiser wen an wilda” (His works show his will). Plate size: 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches (157 x 121 mm); the total sheet measures 9 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches (245 x 130 mm). Signed by Anders Zorn in the plate (not by hand).
Condition: the margins are narrow on the right and left sides. Rare.