Marià Fortuny

Arabic watching over his friend's body, 1866

4 February - 30 March 2016

Arabic watching over his friend's body, Marià Fortuny

Marià Fortuny
Reus, 1838 - Roma, 1874
Arabic watching over his friend's body
1866
Etching and aquatint
P. 21,6 x 41 cm, Pp. 32 x 49 cm

“Arabe veillant le corps de son ami”, original title in French

Chinese paper

First print “Avant la lettre” (c. 1869)

Signed and dated “Fortuny / Rome 1866”