[Nude woman (named in Greek in plate upper left) with looking-glass seated on rocks by the sea.]
Etching in reddish-brown ink, 415 x 215mm. 16¼ x 8½". Some creasing; unexamined out of frame.
A romanticized composition; the inspiration appears to be classical mythology. Edward Slocombe RPE (1850 - 1915) was born in London into a noted family of artists, a painter, etcher and mezzotint engraver. Some of his etchings were published in The Art Journal and the Portfolio, also by the Fine Art Society.
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