Alix, Pierre Michel (1762-1817) after Taunay, Nicolas Antoine (1755-1830)

Ets en gravure/etching and engraving: Robinson Crusoe’s carpenter (de timmerman van Robinson Crusoe).

One of four plates describing the deeds of Robinson Crusoe; In color. Each plate from the collection titles: 1. Robinson débarqué; 2. le garcon charpentier de Robinson; 3. Robinson apercevant la trace du pied d’ un homme; 4. Robinson, l’ Espagnol, Vendredi et son père.

Inscribed below: “LE GARCON CHARPENTIER DE ROBINSON. / Ca, ca…et de le mettre à flot. A Paris chez Ostervald l’ainé, Rue Pelletier, N.3”.

Etching and engraving in color with broad margins; plate mark: 229 x 267 mm, total: 274 x 389 mm; some dirt and smudges along the margins; one hole on each side, likely formerly employed to hang the print. Le Blanc 34-40.

Incl. BTW  145,20

Excl. BTW  120,00