School of Art
Prints / PR2941
Portrait of Fred Richards
Etching in black on cream laid paper
212 x 143 mm.
Gift: Peter Jones, Bury St Edmunds 2005
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Face-on, head and shoulder portrait of the artist and etcher Fred Richards (1878-1932). Richards is viewed wearing a jacket, striped shirt and a check tie. He has short, dark hair with a centre parting. Clothes are sketchily drawn but head includes fine detail with extensice use of stipple for shaded areas. Some foul-biting. Text on image 'JAN 1912'