Medium: etching (after the painting). Etched by French artist Henri Guerard (1846-1897) after the iconic Manet painting. This impression on cream laid paper was printed in 1903 and published in Paris by the Gazette des Beaux-Arts. Image size: 5 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches (140 x 187 mm). Signed in the plate (not by hand).
Medium: etching. Etched by Henri Guerard after Corot. Printed in Paris on laid paper by Eudes and published by the Gazette des Beaux-Arts ca. 1880. Image size: 5 1/2 x 8 inches (140 x 204 mm) with irregular margins, as shown in the second photo. Signed by Corot in the plate, not by hand.
Medium: etching. Catalogue reference: Sanchez and Seydoux 1892-13. Etched by Henri Guerard after Corot. Printed on wove paper in Paris by Eudes & Chassepot and published by the Gazette des Beaux-Arts in 1892. Image size: 5 1/4 x 8 inches (140 x 203 mm). Plate-signed by Corot, not hand-signed.
Medium: etching (etched by Henri Guerard after Whistler's iconic painting). Printed in Paris by Eudes and published in 1883 by Gazette des Beaux Arts. Image size: 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches (142 x 165 mm) on laid paper. Signed in the plate, not by hand.Condition: there is age-toning to the paper.
Medium: original etching. Published in Paris in 1897 by Gazette des Beaux Arts. Catalogue reference: Sanchez & Seydoux 1897-13. A lovely impression in sanguine ink printed on cream wove paper; the plate size is 8 x 5 1/2 inches (206 x 138 mm). Not signed.
The Gazette des Beaux Arts was a Parisian art revue founded in 1859. From a print collector's point of view, it is much treasured for the original etchings and lithographs published during the 19th Century and early years of the 20th Century.