The Old Tree, Hammersmith by Frank Brangwyn

The Old Tree, Hammersmith by Frank Brangwyn

The Old Tree, Hammersmith

Frank Brangwyn

Title

The Old Tree, Hammersmith

 
Artist

Frank Brangwyn

  1867 - 1956 (biography)
Year
1903  
Technique
zinc plate etching 
Image Size
5 x 4" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
not editioned, rare 
Annotations
titled and inscribed "14." in pencil, lower left 
Reference
Gaunt 14; Fine Art Society 14; Newbolt 16 
Paper
heavy antique-white wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
18900 
Price
$400.00 
Description
Brangwyn's 14th etching, one of his only etchings that was not editioned. The subject, an old tree in Hammersmith (a borough in west London), was etched on the spot and was cut down by 1927. There are other impressions in 3 museums.