Portrait caricature by Aroun-al-Rascid [pseud. Umberto Brunelleschi] (1879-1949)
Colour photo-mechanical portrait printed in tones of sepia, red, black and tan with short textual addition below portrait. Published in the satiric journal L'Assiette au Beurre in 1902. Sheet size 313 x 241 mm. With portrait of the Italian composer Arrigo Boïto (1842-1918) to verso.
Fine impression on tan wove paper.
Slightly worn, browned and brittle; very minor chipping to edges.
Bruneau was noted for his role in the introduction of realism to French opera.
Price: $200.00 other currencies
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