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Prints / PR1559

Portrait of the Artist: in a hat, etching

Artist/Maker: John, Augustus Edwin [1878-1961]



Publisher/Manufacturer: Chenil Gallery, Kings Road, Chelsea
1902
Etching with drypoint in black on cream laid O.W.P. & A.C.L. paper

127 x 101 mm.
Loan: Gregynog, Davies sisters 1989

Number 1 of an edition of 25. The edition of 25 was published by the Chenil Gallery for John's one-man exhibition there in 1906. However, Campbell Dodgson suggests that only 15 impressions of this plate were taken. One of twelve etched self portraits in costume in the manner of Rembrandt



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