An etching by Paul Drury which he etched 1938. There may be only 20 impressions of the plate which are initialled and dated ’39 by the artist prior to the printing in “The Memorial Portfolio’. With the blind stamp in lower left corner, no.1 in the portfolio, numbered 16 of 25 copies.UNSIGNED. One of 25 copies printed posthumously by Garton in 1994 from the original plate.
Plate Size 173 x 124mm
Ref: Garton 38: State that there may be only 20 impression of this etching prior to this later printing.
All the etchings I have for sale are from ‘The Memorial Portfolio’ published by Garton & Co. 1994. Posthumously printed from the original plates on hand made paper in a limited edition of 25 copies only. All the etchings are numbered.
Robin Garton produced two limited edition of ‘The Memorial Portfolio’. Edition A, having 6 etchings which was limited to 25 copies. These etchings are from Edition A.
The Edition B was of nine prints, limited to 15 copies only, which also contained two signed etchings by Drury.