The canoe builders [pencil].
Drypoint etching, signed by the artist. 110 x 215mm (4¼ x 8¼").
Men working at the side of a calm river in Burma. Charles William Cain [1893-1962], a student of Camberwell School of Art and then an illustrator/cartoonist for the Johannesburg Star until WWI, when he joined the Border Regiment in India and Mesopotamia. After the Armistice he entered the Royal College of Art under Frank Short 1920-1.
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