L'Hote

Reclining Woman

1930

ARTIST:

L'Hote, Andre


Title:

Reclining woman, c. 1930, signed in the plate, ‘A. LHOTE’, numbered in pencil lower left, 30/100


Technique:

Dry-point etching


Paper:

wove 25 x 20 cm approximately.


Condition:

Good to very good, with some foxing to the margins, however, the image is not affected by this. Some burn marks in the margins of the sheet possibly due to the current mount. Sheet is yellowing and this is expected considering the age of the work.


Provenance:

Private collector, Paris, France


Asking:

Contact for price


This is an affordable work by one of the talented artists of the Cubist movement. This work is an etching that demonstrates L’Hote’s fascination with the female form and in particular, the reclining nude, a subject that became a motif in L’Hote’s oeuvre.