Ba 95

Basket Makers in Sartrouville

etching (1913)
7th state, 268 × 252 mm.

Pulled at 75 impressions and 4 trial proofs.
Boutitie 46, EG 74 ?, BPL 9.
Upon the resquest of the publisher, the tree trunk above the drum and the base of the trunk next to it have been strengthened.
estampe de Brouet
Priv. coll.
Previous states
6th state, 268 × 310 mm.

Pulled at 3 trial proofs.
BPL 9.
The plate has been reetched, but the caravan in the background has been left out. Printed by Delātre. The tree trunk above the drum is barely visible.
5th state, 268 × 218 mm.

Pulled at 1 trial proof.
BPL 9.
The plate has been replaned. The content of the cart is undistinguishable.
4th state, 268 × 216 mm.

Pulled at 1 trial proof.
BPL 9.
The plate has been lightly abbraded. The proof is less sharp, the background is blurred.
3rd state, 268 × 216 mm.

Pulled at 25 impressions and 6 artist proofs.
Boutitie 46B, BPL 9.
The ladnscape in the background has been altered: a church tower is now to be seen. The left hand side of the cart has been made lighter, the weel and the bars stand out. Two elongated white spots on the tree trunk.
2nd state, 268 × 216 mm.

Pulled at 3 trial proofs.
BPL 9.
With a few additions in the background, but the plate is overbitten. The left hand side of the cart is smudgy. There is no pure white on the tree trunk in the foreground. Printed by Delātre.
1st state, 268 × 216 mm.

Pulled at 2 ou 3 trial proofs.
Boutitie 46A, BPL 9.
There is a caravan in the background, with two figures. The tree trunk left is only half shaded. The sign of the cart is only half shaded.