Stock No. 5419PS
Etching on laid paper from the series Biarritz et les pays basques, c. 1885, “Dédié à Sa Majesté la Reine d’Angleterre”. Image 137 x 278 mm., sheet about 310 x 440 mm. Sheet untrimmed, 35 mm. closed tear at centre of lower margin which is also worn, a few faint marks, light browning verso.
Marcel-Jules Gingembre d’Aubépine was a painter, engraver, etcher and lithographer. He was born at Habshein in 1843. His series of etchings of Biarritz and the surrounding area is considered one of his most important works.