Auguste Brouet - The Two Thieves - Ba 26
Ba 26

The Two Thieves

aquatint, etching (1907)
4th state, 120 mm × 186 mm.
Printed at 75 impressions, 3 state proofs and 15 artist proofs.
IFF 1.11, BPL 9, auteur.
The Petiet-Alexis edition. The plate was purchased from Borderel, the letter erased and replaced by a second remarque, a man's face.

Previous states
3rd state, 120 mm × 186 mm.
Printed at 40 impressions.
Boutitie 51, BPL 9, auteur.
The illustration for the menu, with the letter of the Société des Amis des Livres, the annotation "Gravé par A. Brouet d'après Daumier" in italics immediately below the etched area, on the left, and the remarque.

2nd state, 120 mm × 186 mm.
BPL 9, auteur.
A preparatory state, before the letter for the menu but with a remarque below the image on the right: a man sitting in XVIIth century garment.

1st state, 120 mm × 186 mm.
Printed at 5 impressions.
BPL 9, auteur.
Before letter and remarques. There were 5 impressions according to the Cérès catalogue of the dealer Guiot.