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Head Study

Catalogue number – 9 (Martin Hardie – 1 )

Etching – 255 x 195mm (10 x 7 11/16”)

Date – 1908

Signature - Signed in the plate with a monogram of SA entwined in a circle, 2/3 down right hand side on sleeve jacket.

Proof copies – 55

Prior states – unknown

Exhibited - Bristol Savages 4th Exhibition 1908 number 162 (2 proofs sold £2 10 0 [£2 50p] )

                  Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 1909 number 1264          

Prints in Public Collections – Ashmolean, Oxford

                                              Bristol Savages

                                              New   York Public Library

 

Notes

This etching was Stanley Anderson’s British Institution Scholarship Plate, December 1908., with it he won the scholarship of £50 per annum for 2 years. This enabled him to move to London and study at the Royal College of Art.

 

9 Head Study 1908