20th Century European

Place à Montmartre

Aquatint C. 1920. Pencil signed in the lower left. Pencil numbered in the lower right 66 out of an edition of 250. Plate measures 11 x 14 1/2 inches 14 5/8 x 17 3/8 inch medium weight wove type paper. A whimsical print with lots of movement.

The South Foreland

Drypoint etching. Pencil signed "E. Popple" in the lower right, pencil titled in the lower left, and numbered 70/150. Plate measures 6 1/2 x 10 3/8 in a black 14 x 17 1/2 inch black frame. This print has good use of plate tone and a rich drypoint burr.

Scaffolding, No. 1 (L`Échafaudage)

A richly inked drypoint from 1919. Catalog reference: Gaunt 245. Edition of 54. Pencil signed in the lower right. Plate measures 19 x 20 3/4 inches on 24 1/2 x 29 1/2 inch wove type paper. Sir Frank Brangwyn was one of the most important British artists of the early 20th century. A member of the Royal Academy, the Royal Watercolor Society, and the Royal Society of British Artists, he was knighted in 1924.