Paul César Helleu

Paul César Helleu Drypoint Etching

1906

"La Dame a la Toque" etching, circa 1906. Signed in plate. Plate measures 7" x 4.5". Paul César Helleu (French, 1859–1927) was a painter and engraver acclaimed for his elegant portraits of society women of the Belle Epoque. He studied under Gerome at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts along with fellow pupil Sargent. He appear in Marcel Proust's A la Recherche du Temp Perdu as Elstir.

Dimensions:

15.25 x 12 x 1.25 inches

$1,600.00

Paul César Helleu

Paul César Helleu (French, 1859–1927) was a painter and engraver acclaimed for his elegant portraits of society women of the Belle Epoque.