[Landscape with two figures, one playing a pipe]
Etching, proof, platemark 260 x 355mm (10¼ x 14"). Very large margins. Foxing around edges; stained.
Landscape after Salomon Gessner (1730-88), Swiss artist and poet. His landscapes were inspired by the study of 17th century artists such Poussin, Gaspar Dughet and Claude, and renew the Arcadian pastoral worlds of those artists. Rare print by Zurich-based printmaker and publisher Heinrich Pfeninger (1749-1815).
[Ref: 38518] £280.00