Black Ink Pot


Black Ink Pot

Le Pot au Noir (original French title)

Etching, roulette, aquatint and scraper on Van Gelder Zonen laid paper, n.d.
Reference: Bertin 350.
Third state of five, before addition work throughout, including the ink dripping out of the bowl, and before the plate was cut down at the bottom and left side.
This state's plate size: 18 ½ x 11 ⅝ inches.

We add a  second impression, likely from the final state, also on Van Gelder Zonen, after the plate was cut down.
This stat's plate size: 16 ⅛ x 10 ⅜ inches.

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