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George Marples

  1869 Ė 1939
 
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[Peacock and Exotic Flowers]

[Peacock and Exotic Flowers]   c.1923

Original etching with aquatint, partially coloured by hand.

Unique proof impression with each of the exotic flowers hand-painted by the artist.

£540



[The Spiderís Web] sold

[The Spiderís Web]   c.1922

Original etching.

Artistís proof, aside from the normal edition.

SOLD

 

Painter, etcher, writer on ornithology, and principal of Huddersfield, Hull and Liverpool School of Art, George Marples produced an extensive and highly accomplished body of etched works from the end of the First World War until the early 1930ís. His etchings include some of the finest bird subjects to have been produced by any member of the British School.