[Invitation to a meeting of an artistic society, etching of the venue.] The Friends of the Etchers will meet Friday 24 March 1922 7.15 for 7.30 Dinner at The Queens Larder Queen Square Bloomsbury WC 1....[in ink]Please reply to Hanslip Fletcher 41 Russell Square WC.1 [in ink]
Artist's autograph mss. invitation in ink to "Frank L Emanuel Esqr"; signed etched illustration of buildings at the corner of Cosmo Place and Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London, where the Queens Larder pub still trades. Etching 95 x 90mm (3¾ x 3½"), sheet 175 x 115mm (7 x 4½"). Horizontal fold crease above mss.
Frank Lewis Emanuel (British, 1865 - 1948) was a printmaker and draughtsman. Privately printed by Hanslip Fletcher (1874 - 1955), watercolourist and architectural etcher.
Guichard: pg.71, Appendix 1 'Minor Etchers'.
[Ref: 19832] £130.00