Lot 1091
Léon Danchin (French, 1887–1939), Woodcocks by a Lake
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Etching, pencil signed at lower left, numbered 226/500 lower right, presented in wooden frame with matting.

DOA 27 1/2 x 35 1/2 in.

Léon Danchin was a French artist known for his sporting scenes featuring dogs and birds. He studied at
L'École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and was accepted by the Salon des Artists at the mere age of sixteen. Danchin went on to live in France with his family throughout his life, and he was an avid hunter. It was from his sporting outings that he was inspired and completed many of his hunting scenes.

Several creases and some soft sheet bends; light toning; not examined out of frame.