Capital Punishment: The Pain of Death (Todesstrafe: La peine de mort)

Capital Punishment: The Pain of Death (Todesstrafe: La peine de mort)

c. 1880

Félicien Rops

(Belgian, 1833-1898)

Softground etching

Support: Wove paper

Sheet: 47.7 x 32.4 cm (18 3/4 x 12 3/4 in.); Platemark: 36.5 x 26.5 cm (14 3/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Bequest of John Bonebrake 2014.328

Catalogue raisonné: Eugene Rouir, Felicien Rops: catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre grave et lithographie (Bruxelles: C. Van


See also
PR - Etching
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