Current Inventory by Denis Raffet


Artist: Denis Raffet

Denis Auguste Marie Raffet (1804-1860), Assez!, lithograph, 1830, Reference: Giacomelli 333.  This is plate 8 of a series of lithographs, called Lithographs of 1830,  published by Les Freres Gihaut, with their name and address [also with Raffet’s signature in the plate]. In very good condition, on a heavy cream wove paper with full margins, 5 1/2 x 9 1/4, the sheet 11 x 14 inches, archival mounting (acid-free mat and window mat, mylar non-attached hinging). A superb example of early lithography, with wonderful detail, shading and composition. Assez! shows a wild drinking scene: one man holds up another, while the boy at the […]

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