A soft ground etching and aquatint by Paul Drury. Printed on handmade paper with a watermark.UNSIGNED. In very good, perfect condition.
Ref: Garton 73: The Obstinate Hen’ The Reluctant Hen No.2 Dinan Set 1958 : There were at least 2 different states/working proofs of this plate, otherwise unpublished prior to the printing in ‘The Memorial Portfolio’.
Plate size 285 x 379 mm (11 x 15 inches)
Sheet size 440 x 510 mm (17.5 x 20 inches)
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.)