School of Art
Prints / PR506
The Settler's Farewell
Aquatint, with etching and either pencil or lithograph, on dark cream laid paper
238 x 200 mm.
Purchase: Fine Art Society 1926
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A young woman says farewell to a woman and a man (her parents?) as she steps into a rowing boat with a man, an oarsman and luggage. Figures dressed in Victorian costume including a top hat, bonnets and capes. Birds in the sky. Dust-ground aquatint with sketchy, etched, lines and either pencil or chalk lithograph in the sky