The Bar Gate, Southampton
Catalogue number – 6 (Martin Hardie – not listed)
Etching (coloured) – 436 x 300mm (17 3/16 x 11 13/16”)
Date – 1907 (circa)
Signature – signed in pencil below the plate.
Number of Proof prints – not known
Prior states – unknown
Prints in Public Collections –
This is the first recorded coloured etching by Stanley Anderson; from the style of signature it has been dated as 1907. Stanley Anderson was a elected a Member of the Bristol Savages in 1907 and it is know that other Members of “The Tribe” were making coloured etchings at this time.
Bristol Savages are “a Society concerned with the pursuit of the Fine Arts, Painting, Music, Poetry, other Performing Arts and Good Fellowship”