The Archbishop of Canterbury by William Newzam Prior Nicholson

The Archbishop of Canterbury by William Newzam Prior Nicholson

The Archbishop of Canterbury

William Newzam Prior Nicholson

Title

The Archbishop of Canterbury

 
Artist
Year
1899  
Technique
color lithograph 
Image Size
10 1/8 x 9 1/8"  
Signature
block signed 
Edition Size
 
Annotations
block titled, below image 
Reference
 
Paper
cream wove 
State
published 
Publisher
William Heinemann 
Inventory ID
6207 
Price
$300.00 
Description
The portrait of the Archbishop of Canterbury is from the portfolio f lithograpbs "Twelve Portraits" by William Nicholson, done in 1899. Nicholson (1872 - 1949) was half of the Beggarstaff Brothers, together with James Pryde. H produced posters for commercial products and theatrical events. The style of these posters - simple shapes; flat color - became the hallmarks of Nicholson's graphic work. Nicholson created "Twelve Portraits" for British publisher William Heinemann.