Henry Martyn Lack Proof etching;  Chichester Downs.
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Henry Martyn Lack Proof etching; Chichester Downs.

'Downs near Chichester'

Artist pencil touched proof

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Product Code: 180107-2
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'Downs near Chichester'

(Evening)

Proof  etching

by

Henry Martyn Lack

Henry Martyn Lack; 1909 - 1979, born Bozeat, Northamptonshire. Etcher and teacher, studied at Leicester College of Art and spent two years in Egypt, joining an expedition to Saqqara, recording tomb paintings and carvings. Returning to England he became the art master at Christ's Hospital, Horsham, from 1937. During WWII he served in the army and afterwards taught briefly at Northampton School of Art and then became tutor in the engraving school at the RCA. From 1953-68 he taught at Hastings School of Art.

An original proof etching which has bright and unfaded colour in black ink, with additional detail in pencil added by the artist. The image size measuring approximately 23 cms. x 14 cms. (9 x 5½ ins.) within a strong platemark and impression on a wove paper sheet size of 28 cms. x 22 cms.( 11 x 8½  ins.)

Unframed, and hung by its top edge from an off white bevel edged mount, the condition of the image and sheet is very good with handling marks condusive with age.

Cat 180107-2