Augustus John.Supplement to the New Statesman and Nation, June 26, 1926 (18).
Photo-lithograph. Sheet size: 230 x 330mm (9 x 13").
A portrait of Augustus Edwin John RA (1878 - 1961), standing, smoking a pipe. John was a Welsh painter, draughtsman, and etcher. Although well-known early in the century for his drawings and etchings, the bulk of John's later work consisted of portraits. By New Zealand born artist, Sir David Low (1891 - 1963). Unhappy with the political leadership of the British establishment David Low created his cartoon character, Colonel Blimp in 1934.
[Ref: 37140] £65.00