Original Drawing By Auguste Gorguet (1862-1927) Poem Illustration By Jean Floux
Painter, draftsman, illustrator and poster artist. Pupil at the school of the fine arts of Gustave Baker, Jean-Leon Gerome and Leon Bonnat. He worked for the illustrated newspapers "the black cat\Cote of his paintings: 4 000 euros (akoun). The drawing: the jeweler's wife. Drawing in India ink on gillot paper (raster card). Signed lower right and dedicated to jean floux. Size: 27 x 16.3 cm. This drawing illustrates a poem of fluffy jeans. I enclose the autograph manuscript of the poem. Jean Floux is a poet who lived in misery in Montmartre. He published a collection of poems "les maitresses" in 1886. He collaborated with newspapers "panurge" and "pierrot" between 1882 and 1888. He had a tragic end (he slipped on the platform of a station and split his skull) . The paper "jersey" is a scribed card. This made it possible to obtain three tones that were easy to reproduce in print: the black of the Indian ink, the gray of the weft (which could be dots or lines), the white in the scratched parts. This paper was used by many illustrators of the late 19th century. Hand delivery possible paris 9th. The item "original drawing of auguste gorguet (1862-1927) poem illustration of jean floux" is on sale since Tuesday, September 20, 2016. It is in the category "art, antiques \ art of the nineteenth and before \ drawings, wash" . The seller is "dessinoriginal" and is located in / in paris.