back to works by this artist go to previous work   go to next work

Augustus Edwin John

1879 1961

The Little Troglodyte by Augustus Edwin John

The Little Troglodyte  

  Original etching with drypoint
Signed and numbered in pencil.
Ref: Campbell Dodgson 108 iii/iii
S 267 x 204 mm; P & I 100 x 82 mm
Original Augustus John etching.

Excellent impression from the only published edition of 25 signed proofs, as issued by Knewstub in 1906.

A troglodyte is a cave-dweller and is a term used to imply a primitive form of human being.

On pale cream laid paper, watermarked GC &. Co, with full margins and deckle edge. Generally very good original condition. Image surface excellent.