Benjamin-Constant, Jean-Joseph, French painter and etcher (1845-1902). Autograph lettercard signed ("Benj. Constant").

"59, Rue Ampère" [Paris], n. d.

Oblong 12mo (139 x 91 mm). 4 lines.


Interesting letter to the academic painter and art critic Charles-Olivier Merson, asserting that he as "nothing to exhibit" and that he doesn't want to participate in exhibitions in the province anymore: "Je n'a rien a exposer et ne veux plus exposer en province".

Merson was the curator for paintings at the Exposition de Bordeaux.

On mourning paper with printed letterhead. Well preserved.

Stock Code: BN#31078 Tag: