Andante nocturne (Night Music)
Blindstamp lower right in margin

Artist: Auguste-Francois (Marie) Gorguet (French, 1862-1927)

Title: Andante nocturne (Night Music)

Plate: em22

Description: Condition A+

Original Lithograph,
issued by L'Estampe Moderne
Issue Number 6, Oct. 1897.
Printed by F. Champenois, Paris.
Blindstamp lower right in margin.
Signed in the stone lower right.

Presented in 16 x 20 in. acid free, archival museum mat, with framing labels. Ready to frame. Shipped boxed flat.
Certificate of Authenticity.
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Sheet Size: 12 in x 16 in 30.5 cm x 40.5 cm

Price: $250.00

Nocturne (translation) "night"
Andante definition (Music/Classical Music)
"to be performed at a moderately slow tempo"
(reference to violin being played in background)

Portrait of Isadora Ducan by Gourguet

 

Auguste François Marie Gorguet was also known as François-Auguste Gorguet. Born in Paris, Gorguet was taught by Gustave Boulanger, Jean Léon Gèrôme, and Léon Bonnat at the Beaux-Arts, Paris. (Idbury Prints)

 

Mucha Cover

 

Not unlike the Maitres de L'Affiche series, L'Estampe Moderne was a portfolio printed between 1897-98, published by Imprimerie Champenois, Paris, contained 24 monthly portfolios, with four original lithographs in each. Each commissioned only for this series. Some of the contributing artists included Mucha, Rhead, Meunier, Ibels, Steinlen, Willette and Grasset.