Near the Khyber Pass aka Prayer on the Gobi Desert by Charles W. Bartlett

Near the Khyber Pass aka  Prayer on the Gobi Desert by Charles W. Bartlett

Near the Khyber Pass aka Prayer on the Gobi Desert

Charles W. Bartlett

Title

Near the Khyber Pass aka Prayer on the Gobi Desert

 
Artist
Year
1923 -24 
Technique
etching with hand applied color 
Image Size
3 15/16 x 7 7/8" platemark 
Signature
pencil signed lower center 
Edition Size
unstated; about 75 impressions 
Annotations
artist's name inscribed in the plate in lower left 
Reference
Saville and Miles no.81 illustrated on page 140 in "A Printmaker in Paradise: The Art and Life of Charles W. Bartlett" 
Paper
cream wove 
State
color 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
CAAL163 
Price
$1,500.00 
Description
Bartlett printed this image in black and white and then hand colored each work with watercolor. The impression illustrated in the Miles catalog (number 81) is in an uncolored state. The edition is thought to be 75, with variations in the coloring.