Woodcut with original wrapper. Printed area: 455 x 300mm (18 x 11¾").
A portrait of Norwegian poet, author and dramatist, Henrik Ibsen (1828 - 1906). Head and shoulders facing front, head turned slightly to right, wearing a pale coat with broad lapels and a bow-tie. A background of leaves with gargolyes either side of the title. One of twelve woodcuts from the series 'Some Woodcuts of Men of Letters', by British sculptor and printmaker Robert Bryden (1865 - 1939). Lettered in the image with the title and with the printmaker's monogram: 'RB. opus III'.
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