Félicien Rops - Détritus humain, 1906 (detail)

Felicien Rops / Félicien Victor Joseph Rops

Illustration

May 14, 2013

Félicien Rops was a Belgian artist associated with Symbolism. He was a painter, illustrator, caricaturist and a prolific and innovative print maker, particularly in intaglio (etching and aquatint).

Featured image: Félicien Rops - Détritus humain, 1906 (detail). Heliogravure. 15 2/5 × 11 1/5 in. 39 × 28.5 cm. Edition of 250. This is part of a limited edition set. Photo courtesy Sylvan Cole Gallery