Kensington Gardens, No II (Large Plate) by Francis Seymour Haden

Kensington Gardens, No II (Large Plate) by Francis Seymour Haden

Kensington Gardens, No II (Large Plate)

Francis Seymour Haden

Title

Kensington Gardens, No II (Large Plate)

 
Artist
Year
1860  
Technique
etching with drypoint 
Image Size
7 7/8 x 5" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right, and also within plate, lower left image 
Edition Size
annotated in pencil "No. 26" 
Annotations
pencil titled in lower margin 
Reference
Drake 26, Harrington 28, Schneiderman 31. 
Paper
thin, antique-white laid with a seashell watermark. 
State
iii/iii 
Publisher
artist and "A Selection of Etchings by the Etching Club", 1865, No 12. 
Inventory ID
22083 
Price
$450.00 
Description
"Kensington Gardens No II" was a second look at the gardens at Lord Harrington's house in Hyde Park, Westminster, London. His first etching, a smaller plate, was done a year earlier, in 1859.