Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) The Temples of New York Drypoint, 1919, a rich impression with burr and delicate plate tone, on cream F. J. Head & Co watermarked laid, signed in pencil, from an edition not exceeding 75, with margins, 201 x 150mm (8 x 6in)(PL) unframed
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Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946) The Temples of New York Drypoint, 1919, a rich impression with burr and delicate plate tone, on cream F. J. Head & Co watermarked laid, signed in pencil, from an edition not exceeding 75, with margins, 201 x 150mm (8 x 6in)(PL) unframed
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Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson A.R.A. (British, 1889-1946)
The Temples of New York (Guichard 26; Leicester Galleries 44)
Drypoint, 1919, a rich impression with burr and delicate plate tone, on cream F. J. Head & Co watermarked laid, signed in pencil, from an edition not exceeding 75, with margins, 201 x 150mm (8 x 6in)(PL) (unframed)

Footnotes

  • "Daily News, February 5th 1923
    [Nevinson's] studies of New York are inspired by a naïve wonder and delight in the towering buildings, in the rush of the crowds, or in such an incident as the crazy pattern of shadows cast by the girders of an elevated railway."

    C.R.W. Nevinson: Some Press Opinions on the Occasion of the Exhibition of His Etchings and Dry-points (London: Leicester Galleries, 1923)
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