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Catalogue: Modern Etchings
[Im Kahn.]
[Im Kahn.]
[Max Slevogt.] [ Signed in pencil.]
[n.d. c.1904.]
Etching. Plate 318 x 242mm. 12½ x 9½". Large margins.
A woman in a rowing boat; a black man is about to push a victim into the water where sharks are waiting to attack him. Plate one from 'Schwarze Scenen - 6 Radierversuche'. Max Slevogt (1868-1932) was a German Impressionist; together with Lovis Corinth and Max Liebermann, he was one of the foremost representatives in Germany of the plein air style.
[Ref: 19930]   £280.00   (£336.00 incl.VAT)
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[Imperial Roman Buildings.]
[Imperial Roman Buildings.]
W. Walcot [signed in pencil.]
[n.d. c.1920.]
Etching. Signed artist's proof. 254 x 323mm. 10 x 12¾".
View of Imperial Roman buildings with figures and horse-drawn carriages. William Walcot (1874-1943) was a British architect, graphic artist and etcher, notable as a practictioner of refined Art Nouveau in Moscow.
[Ref: 20012]   £220.00   (£264.00 incl.VAT)
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[River Steps and Temples].
[River Steps and Temples].
Sybil Blunt 1912 [signed in pencil.]
Etching. Sheet 184 x 133mm. 7¼ x 5¼".
Etched by Winchester artist by Miss Sybil A. Blunt (b.1880); etcher and watercolourist. Scene on the river; a temple in the background, a woman washing her clothes in the water; house boats floating to the side, Possibly somewhie like Benares.
Guichard: appendix p.70.
[Ref: 18911]   £70.00   (£84.00 incl.VAT)
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Ponte S. Trinita, Firenze.
Ponte S. Trinita, Firenze.
A. Evershed. 1898.
Etching. 393 x 567mm. 15½ x 22¼". Large margins. Watermarked: O.W.P. & A.G.L.
Dr Arthur Evershed MRCP (1835 - 1919). After retiring from a medical career specialising in tuberculosis, he dedicated himself to etching, gaining renown for his ability to draw directly onto a copper plate, reversing the image without mirrors. He exhibited at the Royal Academy regularly and became treasurer of the Royal Society of Painter Etchers.
[Ref: 19731]   £140.00   (£168.00 incl.VAT)
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[Joy in Sweet Remembrance.]
[Joy in Sweet Remembrance.]
W Dendy Sadler. James Dobie [pencil signatures.] W Dendy Sadler [etched into the plate.]
London, Published 1912 by L.H. Lefevre & Son, 1A King St. St. James' S.W. the proprietors of the Copyright. Printed by J. Brooker & Co. Copyright 1912 by L.H. Lefevre & Son, in U.S.A.
Etching., mint 692 x 554mm. 27¼ x 21¾". Scratch into left-hand margin. Crease to upper left-hand corner.
A woman seated at her writing table holding a letter in one hand a small miniature oval portrait in the other.
Not in PSA.
[Ref: 19167]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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[Kingfisher]
[Kingfisher]
Geo~Marples. [Pencil signature]
[n.d., c.1930.]
Etching. 190 x 100mm.
[Ref: 4083]   £95.00   (£114.00 incl.VAT) - Currently not available

[Lost.]
[Lost.]
Meta Pluckebaum [signed in pencil.]
[n.d. c.1930.]
Etching, signed in pencil. Plate 242 x 210mm. 9½ x 8¼".
A kitten sitting alone with a bow tied round his neck to the right; he looks sad and very lost. Meta Pluckebaum (1876-1954) was a German painter. She was popular in Europe for her work in children's portraits, still life and animals, especially cats and dogs. She was highly successful in the United States for her humorous and sensitive etchings of cats and dogs.
[Ref: 26591]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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[Looking out over a lake to the distant mountains.]
[Looking out over a lake to the distant mountains.]
Johnstone Baird [in pencil.]
[n.d. c.1920.]
Etching. 278 x 428mm (11 x 16¾").
Johnstone Baird (1880 - 1935). Born in Ayrshire, studied Glasgow School of Art. Naval architect with the Admiralty 1917-19. Travelled widely on the Continent. Exhibited 1910-30.
[Ref: 14406]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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[Landscape.]
[Landscape.]
Malcolm Osborne. [signed in pencil.]
[n.d., c.1930.]
Etching. Plate: 175 x 230mm (7 x 9''), with large margins.
An etching by printmaker Malcolm Osborne (1880-1963).
[Ref: 50035]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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[Landscape.]
[Landscape.]
Malcolm Osborne. [signed in pencil.]
[n.d., c.1930.]
Etching. Plate: 140 x 320mm (5½ x 12½''), with large margins.
An etching by printmaker Malcolm Osborne (1880-1963).
[Ref: 50036]   £230.00   (£276.00 incl.VAT)
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The Last Load
The Last Load
W.B. Wyllie, 1934. [pencil].
Etching. 265 x 185mm. 10½ x 7½".
A dock scene. We have been unable to trace the etcher or any link to William Wyllie.
[Ref: 9914]   £180.00   (£216.00 incl.VAT)
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[Leopard stalking zebra at a watering hole.]
[Leopard stalking zebra at a watering hole.]
Kay H. Nebel. [19]20. [Signed and dated in plate, pencil signature lower right.]
[German, 1920.]
Etching, 270 x 215mm. 10½ x 8½".
Kay Heinrich Nebel (1888 - 1953).
Ex Collection Norman Blackburn.
[Ref: 18529]   £450.00  
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[The Lily Trotter.]
[The Lily Trotter.]
EJD [monogram]. E. J. Detmold [signed in pencil].
[n.d., 1924.]
Etching, signed in pencil, 230 x 230mm, 9 x 9". Slight creasing.
A jacanas chick on a lily pad. Edward Julius Detmold (1883-1957) and his twin Charles Maurice Detmold (1883-1908) were twins and child protegés who worked very closely together until C.M. Detmold committed suicide in 1908. Traumatised, Edward produced only one etching in the next fifteen years, returning to the art only in 1923.
Guichard: p. 35, 'as exquisitely detailed as any'.
[Ref: 21417]   £220.00   (£264.00 incl.VAT)
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[Liner in docks, with tugs.]
[Liner in docks, with tugs.]
A.M. Elliott - 1925 - [pencil]
Etching with very large margins, signed by the artist. 205 x 280mm (8 x 11").
Aileen Mary Elliott (1896-1966), born in Southampton but lived in Berkshire. She was a prolific marine painter, mainly Thames scenes, but she did visit Jerusalem and Cairo, etching views of both. This is an early work: She is first mentioned in 'Fine Prints' the following year.
Guichard p.37.
[Ref: 34615]   £260.00   (£312.00 incl.VAT)
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[The Little Bridge.]
[The Little Bridge.]
E.A. Hope. 2/50. [pencil signature]
[n.d., c.1930.]
Etching, second strike of a limited editon of 50, signed by the artist. 300 x 300mm, 11¾ x 11¾".
An angler fishing in a city river, probably southern France. By Edith Amy Hope (1870 - 1942), Australian painter & printmaker.
Collection of Maj. J. B. Talbot, M.C.
[Ref: 13412]   £260.00   (£312.00 incl.VAT)
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[London Bridge.]
[London Bridge.]
Fred Newman [signed in pencil].
[n.d., c.1900.]
Etching with very large margins. Platemark: 145 x 175mm (5¾ x 7").
A view of the north end of London Bridge and the river Thames, London. Various small boats can be seen on the water, with a number of cranes along the bridge itself. The top of the Monument, and the spire of St Magnus-the-Martyr church can be seen in the distance behind the large office building in the centre of the image. Signed by the aritist, Fred Newman.
[Ref: 35783]   £95.00   (£114.00 incl.VAT)
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[Indian town by a river].
[Indian town by a river].
Lumsden imp [signed in pencil].
[n.d. c.1920].
Etching. 275 x 213mm.
This is very probably the Hindu holy city of Varanasi (Benares) on the River Ganges, one of the favourite subjects for Ernest Stephen Lumsden [1883 - 1948]. Born in London, Lumsden produced 336 original prints between 1905 and 1935, many of which are concerned with his travels, particularly in India, where he travelled several times between 1912 and 1927. He drew inspiration from the work of Haden and Whistler.
[Ref: 3971]   £220.00   (£264.00 incl.VAT)

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Five Towns.
Five Towns.
Joaquin Macias [signed in pencil lower right.]
[n.d., c.1940.]
Etching, 225 x 250mm. 8¾ x 9¾".
A rather bleak and oppressive scene of a vast industrial conurbation, with figures and multiple placards and hoardings advertising products and events in the foreground. Smoke belches from factory chimneys and five pottery kilns.
The Latin American artist Joaquin Macias is known to have lived in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Nicaragua, and to have visited Chile in 1951. In a hand written note discovered with a group of his etchings, he mentions a period of "30 years residence" in Britain.
He seems to have etched most of his plates in the 1930s, 40s and 50s.

[Ref: 9946]   £350.00  
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[The Madonna of the Mount.]
[The Madonna of the Mount.]
Wilfred Huggins [signed inside plate in pencil.] W.H.
[Printed at the Oldfield House Studios and Published by W.R. Howell & Co. The Gallery Bedfore Row Chambers. 42, Theobald's Road, London, W.C.1.] [n.d. c.1920.]
Etching printed in colour. Limited edition 27/200. 565 x 451mm. 22¼ x 17¾".
From: "Four New Original Etchings (Florentine Idylls) by Wilfrid Huggins Printed in Old Time Style of Colour Printing and Limited to Two Hundred Signed Artist's Proofs, Numbered. The Plates Will Then Be Destroyed."
[Ref: 16313]   £180.00   (£216.00 incl.VAT)
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[A young male nude.]
[A young male nude.]
A. Lamm 26.2.10. [Signed and dated in plate, 'Albert Lamm' pencil signature lower right.]
[German, 1910.]
Etching, 180 x 120mm. 7 x 4¾". Creasing to paper.
Perhaps from a sketch of a life-model, in the artist's studio; works of art on wall to right of a curtain or covered canvass behind. Albert Lamm (born Berlin, 1873).
Ex Collection Norman Blackburn.
[Ref: 18531]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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[Thinking Man.]
[Thinking Man.]
Leszek T. Muszynski 951 [signed in pencil].
[1951?]
Very rare tinted lithograph. Image area 200 x 250mm (8 x 9¾"). Creases.
[Ref: 41887]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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[Man with Hat.]
[Man with Hat.]
Hayden Mackey [signed in the plate.]
[n.d. c.1920.]
Coloured woodcut, signed. 298 x 152mm. 11¾ x 6". Trimmed and laid on board.
An old man wearing a hat and a cravat. Haydn Reynolds Mackey (1883-1979) was a book illustrator and printmaker of bold coloured linocuts and woodcuts. He was a leader in representing an innovative and bold departure away from the traditional and recognised methods of printmaking.
[Ref: 23619]   £220.00   (£264.00 incl.VAT)
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[Cross Street Chapel, Manchester]
[Cross Street Chapel, Manchester]
Fred. W. Goolden inv. et del. [pencil signature, lower right.]
Fred. W. Goolden/10 [etched in plate lower left.] [1910.]
Etching with very large margins, platemark 255 x 345mm (10 x 13½"). Uncut.
Cross Street Chapel in Manchester, the first Non-conformist place of worship in the city. Bombed during World War II, in 1959 a new chapel was constructed on the site. In 2012 this chapel became the first place of worship in Britain to receive a licence to conduct civil partnership ceremonies.
Ex: Agnews.
[Ref: 36776]   £220.00   (£264.00 incl.VAT)
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[The Royal Exchange, Manchester.]
[The Royal Exchange, Manchester.]
Fred. W. Goolden inv. et del. [pencil signature, lower right.]
Fred. W. Goolden/13 [etched in plate lower left.] [1913.]
Etching with very large margins, very fine, platemark 405 x 290mm. 16 x 11½".
The Royal Exchange in Manchester, located in the city centre on the land bounded by St Ann’s Square, Market Street and Cross Street. The building now houses the Royal Exchange Theatre and the Royal Exchange shopping centre. Remarque of a beehive lower left.
Ex: Agnews.
[Ref: 36775]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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[Morning market?]
[Morning market?]
Frank H. Mason [signed in pencil.]
[n.d., c.1920.]
Etching, 200 x 250mm. 8 x 9¾".
Marine scene: rowing boats, sailing ships, and a paddle steamer (upper right) in front of some distant buildings. Frank Henry Mason (1876 - 1965) was a cadet on HMS Conway. Having served in the Royal Navy in the First World War, Mason became a war artist, with several such images held at the Imperial War Museum. Between the wars he became a full-time artist, working as an illustrator, a poster artist for railway companies, and supplying posters and postcards for shipping companies. From 1900 onwards he exhibited at the RA, and was awarded R.I. in 1929. Mason illustrated the book North Sea Fishers and Fighters in 1911, and was a 'significant artist of marine and coastal scenes, as well as an illustrator of shipping books'.
[Ref: 12022]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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Martha [pencil, to lower margin.]
Martha [pencil, to lower margin.]
J Elspeth Robertson [pencil signature.]
[British, n.d., c.1930s.]
Woodcut on chine appliqué, sheet 180 x 160mm. 7 x 6¼". Upper left sheet corner tip lacking.
A (near) silhouette portrait in profile of a young woman; her hair tied in a bunch to the side. J Elspeth Robertson (b.1896) was a British lithographer and wood-engraver active in the 1930s. She studied at the Central School of Arts and Crafts (which merged with Saint Martins School of Art in 1989 to form Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design), and several of her works are in the Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection.
[Ref: 22537]   £120.00   (£144.00 incl.VAT)
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[Untitled Mediterranean scene Monte Carlo?]
[Untitled Mediterranean scene Monte Carlo?]
Arthur Walsh. 1957. [pencil.]
Etching, signed by the artist. 130 x 165mm, 5 x 6½". With sheet with pencil presentation inscription from Walsh dated 1957. Spots in margin.
[Ref: 11659]   £120.00   (£144.00 incl.VAT)
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Mediterranean Light [pencil].
Mediterranean Light [pencil]. Just Published. Original Mezzotint by L. Norsworthy (Limited Edition).
L. Norsworthy [pencil].
[London: Alfred Bell & Co., n.d., c.1930.]
Mezzotint, printed in colours, titled and signed by the artist. 220 x 150mm (8¾ x 6") very large margins. In original mount with printed label with publisher's logo of a black bell with ABC in white. Mint.
A night scene, with lights in the distance behind cypress trees. Lennie Norsworthy (1905-1984).
[Ref: 49222]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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Mending Nets.
Mending Nets.
JHEames /32.
[1932.]
Woodcut engraving. 145 x 196mm (5¾ x 7¾"). Glued to backing sheet along upper edge; glue showing through and tears from top.
Men by their boats at the shoreline mending nets for fishing. By John H. Eames, painter and etcher who exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1934 and 1940.
[Ref: 29007]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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Meths Drinkers /66
Meths Drinkers /66
P. John Burden
Line engraving, platemark 180 x 205mm (7 x 8") large margins. Signed in pencil by artist;
Macabre scene of homeless drinkers by contemporary artist P. John Burden.
[Ref: 41663]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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[In pencil underneath the image:]
[In pencil underneath the image:] "ML's" on Patrol-possibly commissioned from Francis Edward Foster (who knew Mason) was on the 'North Sea' Patrol & Commander of "flotilla".
[Pencil signature:] Frank H Mason.
[n.d. c.1920.]
Etching. 254 x 381mm. 10 x 15".
A group of ML ships on patrol in the North Sea. Frank Henry Mason (1876-1965) was a cadet on HMS Conway. Having served in the Royal Navy in the First World War, Mason became a war artist, with several such images held at the Imperial War Museum. Between the wars he became a full-time artist, working as an illustrator, a poster artist for railway companies, and supplying posters and postcards for shipping companies. From 1900 onwards he exhibited at the RA, and was awarded R.I. in 1929. Mason illustrated the book North Sea Fishers and Fighters in 1911, and was a 'significant artist of marine and coastal scenes, as well as an illustrator of shipping books'.
[Ref: 17968]   £220.00   (£264.00 incl.VAT)
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Mont St Michel [pencil].
Mont St Michel [pencil].
L. Norsworthy [pencil].
[n.d., c.1930.]
Mezzotint, printed in colours, titled and signed by the artist. 150 x 220mm (6 x 8¾") very large margins. Mint.
Lennie Norsworthy (1905-1984).
[Ref: 49221]   £60.00   (£72.00 incl.VAT)
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M.te delle Diograzia.
M.te delle Diograzia.
Francis Unwin [pencil signature.] 2nd. State 7-12.
[n.d. c.1920.]
Soft-ground etching. 350 x 464mm. 13¾ x 18¼". Crease to upper right-hand corner.
Francis Unwin (1885-1925) studied at the Slade School of Fine Art and then travelled widely in Europe, visiting Egypt and in the 1920s he took himself to Switzerland to convalesce and it was where he made many studies of the mountains, including the Maloja Set of Mountain scenes. A view here of the Monte delle Diograzia in the Pennine Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy.
[Ref: 19223]   £260.00   (£312.00 incl.VAT)
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[Morning Mists.]
[Morning Mists.]
K.M. Clayton.
[n.d., c.1930.]
Etching, signed by the artist. 195 x 300mm, 7¾ x 12".
'Miss' K.M. Clayton.
Wild ducks in flight.

[Ref: 11892]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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[The Morning Ride.]
[The Morning Ride.]
E.J. Detmold [signed in pencil.]
[n.d. c.1900.]
Drypoint with pencil signature with large margins. Plate 265 x 425mm (10½ x 16¾").
Two Arab men on horseback rear up in front of a fantastical city landscape with monkeys and peacocks, by Edward Julius Detmold (1883-1957), twin brother to Charles Maurice Detmold (1883-1908). The pair were among the artists associated with the Golden Age of Illustration. They worked together making sketches at the Zoological Gardens and exhibited together from the age of fourteen. He became one of the best Edwardian animal illustrators, known for his subtle placement of animals within their natural environment. Edward expressed artistic versatility and published a number of books of fine fantasy drawings in the 1920s; they portrayed a vivid imagination and he utilised warm colouring, which suited the period. The Jungle Book (1908) was to be the last substantial commission that the brothers worked on - due to the death of Charles in that same year. The extraordinary success of their illustrations to accompany Kipling's classic tale, however, firmly established the reputation for Edward and the following year, a suite of illustrations prepared to Aesop's tales were published in The Fables of Aesop (1909).
See Ref: 21421 (but with creases).
[Ref: 28873]   £260.00   (£312.00 incl.VAT)
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Mt. Wellington Auck. N.Z.
Mt. Wellington Auck. N.Z.
N.Gliuski. 60.
[n.d. c.1960.]
Etching, signed by artist, large sheet. Limited edition: 8/12. Plate 427 x 279mm (12¾ x 11").
Mount Wellington, volcanic peak located in the Auckland volcanic field, New Zealand. It is the youngest onshore volcano in Auckland, however it it not expected to erupt again.
[Ref: 29042]   £120.00   (£144.00 incl.VAT)
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Mowing Away.
Mowing Away.
F.W.P. Tolman delt et imp.
[n.d. c.1890.]
Wood cut engraving. Limited edition: 3/25. 341 x 254mm. 13½ x 10".
A at the entrance leaving the barn; another farmer inside holding up a fork with hay.
[Ref: 20041]   £350.00  
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[A man tunes a guitar.]
[A man tunes a guitar.]
[Francis Fane.]
[n.d. c.1850.]
Etching, extremely scarce. 109 x 120mm. 4¼ x 4¾".
A man tunes a guitar sat in front of a large manuscript open to read: "W: W 1851. May."
Colonel Francis Augustus Fane (1824-1893) was a Colonel who fought in the Indian Mutiny. He was commander of the Peshawar Light Horse. He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the 25th Regiment. His life was full of excitement starting first as a soldier, then a banker before settling down as a country gentleman. He started life as a soldier in Antigua where he did some extensive sightseeing before returning to England for his second assignment which took him to Quebec, leading to further sightseeing with his uncle Major -General Mildmay Fane, around Niagara, New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington and Boston. In 1854 he returned to England to immediately join his uncle in India. It was until 1860 when he next moved to join the 25th regiment in Gibraltar. Following the death of his father in 1862 and the later death of his brother-in-law Anthony Willson, the Sleaford banker in 1866, he returned in November to end his army career, and embarked on a career in banking and finance.

During his time as a soldier he managed to find a lot of free time to indulge in numerous pastimes. This enabled him to become adept at music, and at drawing, painting and engraving. Whilst in the West Indies he had a large organ, which he took with him and exchanged in Calcutta in 1857 for a large harmonium, which was lost during the Mutiny. This ability enabled him to play in church in Quebec and in 1860 he received a new piano from Berlin in Gibraltar. It wasn’t until 1851 that he began etching, at which point he was in London based at a printers to learn that art of printing and engraving. He then bought his own printing press, which he took to India.

After leaving finance he soon became involved in local affairs in Fulbeck and in farming. He became a Justice of the Peace in 1875; and was very active in the affairs of the Conservative Association and of the Agricultural Society. His diaries came to abrupt end in 1884, nine years before his death, so little can be said about his remaining years.

[Ref: 16165]   £120.00   (£144.00 incl.VAT)
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[Musicians].
[Musicians].
[Pencil signature] P.F. Gethin. Excrs.
[n.d. c.1912].
Etching with large margins. Plate size: 230 x 250mm, 9 x 9¾". Edition 34/40.
A man playing on a harp and a woman on a cello. A very atmospheric print.
[Ref: 28091]   £260.00   (£312.00 incl.VAT)
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Tatoo V
Tatoo V
[Shinichi Nakazawa]
Mixed method, 240 x 220mm (9½ x 8½") to platemark. Signed and numbered 42/50.
Etching with gold-leaf by Shinichi Nakazawa (b.1956, Tokyo)
[Ref: 19916]   £180.00   (£216.00 incl.VAT)
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Harold Nelson: Designs Made, Engraven & Imprinted by Him at the Sign of the Halberd. A.D. 1895.
Harold Nelson: Designs Made, Engraven & Imprinted by Him at the Sign of the Halberd. A.D. 1895.
[Edinburgh, Otto Schulze & Company, 1904?]
Etching on india. In pencil "with Harold Nelson's compl"; 240 x 190mm, 9½ x 7½". Margins spotted Uncut.
Etched title page in a mediaeval style with a strong art nouveau influence, showing a man leaning over a work desk. Harold Edward Hughes Nelson (1871-1948), artist, etcher and engraver, who designed bookplates, adverts and postage stamps. Influenced by Albrecht Durer and William Morris, he specialised in black and white images. In advertising his clients included Cadbury’s, Pears Soap, Dewar's and Selfridges This is probably the title to 'Harold Nelson: his book of book-plates consisting of 24 original designs'. The date 1895 in the title is within the halberd monogram.
[Ref: 21377]   £140.00   (£168.00 incl.VAT)
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The 14th. of February.
The 14th. of February. 5.
G.B. O'Neill. [With monogram etched in plate.]
[Art Union of London, 1872.]
Etching on india paper, 200 x 150mm. 8 x 6".
The postman is mobbed at the door by children looking for valentine cards. By George Bernard O'Neill (1828-1917), published in 'Etchings for the Art Union of London by the Etching Club', plate 5. Sentimental paintings of children were extremely popular with Victorian audiences. Critics often dismissed such pictures as intellectually undemanding, yet some of the most important artists of the day took up the subject. The emotion of these pictures centre on a new, 19th century conception of childhood as an innocent, separate state to be shielded and prolonged.
[Ref: 27544]   £75.00   (£90.00 incl.VAT)
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The Net Menders [pencil, to lower margin].
The Net Menders [pencil, to lower margin].
Philip Kappel [pencil signature.]
[American, c.1933.]
Etching, laid paper watermarked 'England', 250 x 200mm. 9¾ x 8". Inscribed by the artist in pencil "For Samuel C. Endicott 1933".
Study of fishermen mending their nets on a beach; boats and a shack to background. By Philip Kappel (American, 1901 - 1981), etcher, illustrator and painter. Born Hartford, Connecticut in 1901.
[Ref: 23188]   £180.00   (£216.00 incl.VAT)
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[The New Heir, Stokesay]
[The New Heir, Stokesay]
W.Russell Flint [Ink signature]
XLI [Ink edition number]
Drypoint. Edition of 75. Paper watermarked: ABSC 1793 [French]. Image 228 x 348mm. 9 x 13¾". Ink mss notation about the paper.
Sir William Russell Flint [1880-1969] was a Scottish artist who was known for his watercolor paintingsand etchings. He served as president of Britain’s Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours for 20years. His female sbjects are extremely popular while scenes of everyday life are highly acclaimed.
Wright: 38.
[Ref: 17005]   £620.00  
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[A view in New York City.]
[A view in New York City.]
E.K. Hengerer imp [pencil signature.]
E.K. Hengerer N.Y.C. 1930 [etched in plate.]
Etching, 330 x 240mm. (13 x 9½").
A view of New York City by American artist E.K. Hengerer. The view includes 'Ferguson's Lunch' shack by the waterside, and a small boat with 'Mary' inscribed on the side.
From Broadlands the Palmerston family.
[Ref: 27408]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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New York Harbor [pencil, to lower margin].
New York Harbor [pencil, to lower margin].
Philip Kappel [signed in pencil and in plate.]
[American, c.1934.]
Etching, laid paper watermarked 'JWhatman', 220 x 300mm. 8¾ x 11¾". Inscribed by the artist in pencil "To my friend Samuel C. Endicott 1934".
A tug boat approaching a large ocean-liner. By Philip Kappel (American, 1901 - 1981), etcher, illustrator and painter. Born Hartford, Connecticut in 1901.
[Ref: 23186]   £240.00   (£288.00 incl.VAT)
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[New York from Brooklyn Bridge].
[New York from Brooklyn Bridge].
J Pennell imp [signature in pencil].
[n.d. c.1908]. Limited to 120 impressions.
Etching. 214 x 280mm.
Joseph Pennell [1857 - 1926], painter, illustrator and etcher, was born in Pennsylvania, the son of Philadelphia Quaker parents, and briefly attended the School of Industrial Design now called the Philadelphia College of Art. He was a pupil in the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts between 1878-80, and his unusual ability in etching was early recognized by his instructor, James L. Claghorn.
Wuerth:490
[Ref: 4601]   £420.00  
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Le No Man's Land. [pencil.]
Le No Man's Land. [pencil.] Fev. 1919. 9/125
Jules van der Leene. [pencil.]
Etching, limited to 125, signed by the artist. 375 x 495mm. Very large margins. Margins soiled at edges, several small worm holes. Paper watermarked 'Van Gielder Zonen'.
Scene from the Great War: a rusting tank in a desolate landscape, with a heavy, brooding sky, by Jules van de Leene (Belgian, 1887-1967).
[Ref: 28616]   £450.00  
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["Kirkwhite's Birthplace"]
Harold F Collinson [pencil signature.]
[British, n.d., c.1920s.]
Etching, laid paper, scarce, 180 x 130mm. 7 x 5". Paper punctured at upper platemark.
A street scene, Nottingham; captioned to verso in pencil. Henry Kirke White (1785 - 1806), was a poet; the house in which he is said to have been born is in Exchange Alley. In c.1900 the lower portion was a butcher's shop, the upper portion is a tavern with the sign of ‘The Kirke White.’ Initially a clerk in a legal practice, White decided to pursue a career in the church. To raise funds for this move he published a small volume of poems in 1803, which was not successful. In 1805, he began studying at Cambridge where he became a highly regarded scholar. However, the punishing regime he set himself made him ill and he died of consumption at the age of twenty-one. After his death a large quantity of verse and prose was found among his papers, which was published as The Remains of Henry Kirke White with an Account of his Life (1807). This volume, which went to ten editions, formed the basis of White's reputation as a promising poet who had died tragically young. Harold Frank Collinson (1886 - 1955). Collinson was the etching master at Nottingham Municipal School of Art. He left Nottingham in 1940 to live in the United States and died in New York in 1955.
[Ref: 22834]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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[Nude woman (named in Greek in plate upper left) with looking-glass seated on rocks by the sea.]
[Nude woman (named in Greek in plate upper left) with looking-glass seated on rocks by the sea.]
Edward Slocombe 1886 [signed in pencil and in plate.]
[British, c.1890.]
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.
[Ref: 22469]   £280.00   (£336.00 incl.VAT)
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