Red Legged Partridge
Perdrix Rouge (original French title)
Pure-line engraving on pale-colored laid papier verdâtre (light-blue / green tinted paper).
Reference: Tonneau-Ryckelynck & Plumart 267.
Unique impression of the first state of at least seven states total. As such the first impression taken from the plate. Before the edition of 45 in the final state.
Signed and annotated “Ire epreuve d’etat 1 = 1” in pencil.