ARTIST: Auguste Ballin
ENGRAVER: Auguste Ballin
TITLE: ENVIRONS DE BOULOGNE SUR MER
ORIGIN & DATE: Paris, c. 1868
A very fine original etching by Auguste Ballin, signed in the plate l.r. Published by Cadart & Luce.
Ballin was born in Boulogne-sur-Mer in 1842. A landscape and marine artist, he exhibited at the Royal Academy, Royal Society of British Artists, Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers, Royal Hibernian Academy as well as the and Paris Salon. The deYoung museum in San Francisco has this image in their collection.
Reference: Benezit, Dictionary of British Artists, Royal Society of British Artists.
Plate size is approximately 9 1/4 x 6 1/8 inches.