ARTIST: Etienne Mazas (1840-1927)
TITLE: RUE DU CANAL A FIGEAC (LOT)
DATE: c. 1863 (Watermark “Aqua Fortistes” & Cadart Stamp)
An original etching by Mazas – known for his paintings and etchings of Rome, Venice and Dordogne. This view is of the canal in Figeac, France – fed by the Lot River. The Lot River is joined from the northwest by the Célé, which flows through the market town of Figeac. The Dordogne River flows across the northeast.
Plate size is approximately 7 x 8 3/4 inches.