Condor Etching By Edward And Charles Detmold
Title: "Condor" - Etching
Author: Detmold, Edward Julius & Detmold, [Charles] Maurice
Description: Original etching. 11x7.5 cm. (4¼x3") on a 29x21 cm (11½x8¼") sheet.A condor sits on a peak looking to the right, mountains in the distance. The artists' joint monogram in the plate. Signed by E.J. Detmold and initialed in pencil in the lower margin. The Detmold twins collaborated on a number of animal etchings at the close of the 19th century and the first years of the 20th century. Maurice Detmold committed suicide in 1908, Edward would go on to success as an illustrator of numerous works including The Fables of Aesop, Maurice Maeterlinck's Life of the Bee and Fabre's Book of Insects.
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Date Published: 1903