Watercolour of a Griffon Bruxellois by Leon Danchin (French, 1887-1939).
Head (turned to left) study in pastel of a Griffon Bruxellois by Léon Danchin (French, 1887-1938). Signed in pencil "Léon Danchin" and dated "21". This is a study for the famous series of lithographs of the breed published by Devambez et Associés the publishing house of 43 boulevard Malesherbes, Paris. Danchin entrusted Edouard Devambez and his partner Georges Weil to publish his work from 1921 to 1931, with the lithographs usually limited from 300 to 400 editions. For the lithograph series Danchin added such insects as a butterfly or bee.
French, circa 1921
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