This is an original 1912 print of two etchings of the area near Saint-Cirq Lapopie, France by Frank Brangwyn: "The Farmer of Porteroque" (1910) and "A Village Green" (1910). Each image measures 4 x 5 inches.
Period Period is pleased to offer a group of prints produced directly from the original etchings of Frank Brangwyn. These prints were produced by the The Fine Art Society, Ltd. of London in 1912 in a bound portfolio format which captures the amazing breath and depth of the work of this talented artist. A page of descriptive text about each print will be included with the item.
This 99+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. No aging. No creases. No tears.
Product Type: Original Print; Sepia
Grade: Near Mint
Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 9.5 inches; 20 x 24 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
This piece was illustrated by Brangwyn, Frank.
Sir Frank William Brangwyn (1867-1956) was a talented Welsh artist, painter, muralist, engraver and illustrator. During World War I Brangwyn designed a number of war posters. In addition to his commercial poster art, he illustrated a number of books, created illustrations for many American magazines, and painted some very well-known murals. He produced many works in watercolor and hundreds of etchings.