Lot 669: La Dépêche / Le Tocsin. 1895
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (1864-1901) Size: 16 5/8 x 22 in./42.4 x 55.9 cm Imp. Cascan, Toulouse Advertising a serialized novel in the Toulouse-based paper La Dépêche, this image shows a ghostly woman followed down a deserted evening path by a skin-and-bones dog, the outline of a gloomy castle in the background. The Alarm (also known as The Lady of the Manor) by Jules de Gastyne is a gothic romance.
Condition Report: A-/ Slight tears at edges; unobtrusive folds.
Dimensions: 16 5/8 x 22 in./42.4 x 55.9 cm
Artist or Maker: HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (1864-1901)