How Happy I Could be with Either

Date
1877
Description

Entre les Deux mon Cœur Balance (original French title)

Etching and drypoint printed on laid paper.
Reference: Wentworth 30.
From the edition of circa 100.  The dedication in this print, possibly to “Duez” (hard to decipher), is found on several prints by the artist.  Who this friend of the artist might be, however, remains a mystery.
Signed and dedicated “a mon ami Duez (?)” in pencil.
Also signed with the artist’s red monogram stamp (Lugt 1545).
A fine impression with crisp lines.  Slight discoloration inside a prior mat window, unobtrusive.

Size
9 7/8 x 14 inches
Price
$3,800