an Original Etching of the painting by Lucien Quarante 1891)
Gustave Courtois --
French painter (1853-1923)
Signed in the plate
and dated "GUSTAVE COURTOIS PARIS 1891"
The painting was exhibited in the French
section of the World's
Columbian Exposition of 1893. Gauthereau, an American married to a
prominent French banker had obvious appeal for the Exposition held in Chicago.