OW Papers For Water-Colour [/] Pen and Ink [/] Fine Art Printing.O.W Writing Paper. Mediums for Oil Painting. Guaranteed Pure By The Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours.
Issued Jan.y 15th 1897 by the OW Paper & Arts Company. Limited 100. Gt. Russell Street, London. W.C. Copyright registered.
Etching with large margins. Printed on gold paper in blue ink. Platemark: 200 x 300mm (8 x 11¾"). Fine impression.
An advertisement for the 'OW Paper & Arts Company', designed by Scottish painter, etcher and watercolourist, Robert Walker Macbeth RA (1848 - 1910). A female figure in the centre of the image stands before two large letters, 'OW', from which she hangs a painting. She holds outstretched, an artist's palette and paintbrushes with her right hand. She is wearing a flowing gown and laurel wreath on her head.
[Ref: 35621] £110.00