Item #234586 Portrait of Charles Baudelaire. Charles Baudelaire, Georges Rouault.

Rouault's Baudelaire

Portrait of Charles Baudelaire.

[Paris: 1926].

Price: $2,500.00

About the item

No. 2 of 35 copies SIGNED AND NUMBERED by the artist in pencil; with his stamp lower left. Lithograph. 8.3 x 6.5 in. (21.2 x 16.5 cm.). Rouault's Baudelaire. Professionally conserved. Fine. Matted. Rauch 149; Chapon & I. Rouault II, nos. 310-315 and p. 264.

Item #234586

Superb image of the brooding genius so greatly admired by Rouault, who included it in the second edition of his collection, SOUVENIRS INTIMES (Paris: E. Frapier, 1927), with portraits of Suares, his mentor Gustave Moreau (2), Leon Bloy, and J.K. Huysmans.