Honore Daumier - "Protectors of the Law" - Signed
True find indeed! Certificate of Authenticity from Art Guild Galleries of New York.
This rare work of art is an engraving in resin signed by the French artist, Honore Daumier (1808 - 1879). This piece was created in the 19th century, bringing some of the traditional methods of Impressionism into today's art forms. Etching in resin is one of several mediums used by Daumier in his satirical depictions of society and politics of the day.
Etching measures 3 x 5, with gilded wood frame 12 x 13. Wear consistent with age. Top right corner of frame is separating, easily repaired. No damage to the print.