John Gerald Platt; 'Morit-sur-Loing' 1925
John Gerald Platt; 'Morit-sur-Loing' 1925 John Gerald Platt; 'Morit-sur-Loing' 1925 John Gerald Platt; 'Morit-sur-Loing' 1925 John Gerald Platt; 'Morit-sur-Loing' 1925

John Gerald Platt; 'Morit-sur-Loing' 1925

'Morit-sur-Loing'

France

Artist pencil signed

Sorry! this item has been sold

Product Code: 160907-2
£75.00
Sorry, this item has been sold!
  • Description
  • Related Products
  • Reviews


 




'Morit-sur-Loing'

Moret-sur-Loing is a former commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in the Île-de-France region in north-central France.

Moret-sur-Loing and Écuelles merged becoming one commune called Orvanne, which merged into the new commune Moret-Loing-et-Orvanne, the town was a source of inspiration for Monet, Renoir and Sisley.

proof etching

by


John Gerald Platt

John Gerald Platt; 1892-1975.  English etcher. born in Bolton, Lancashire. John studied at the Leicester School of Art and became Drawing Master at the Kingston School of Art and master wood-engraver at Goldsmiths College.  Member of the Academy of Royal Engravers in 1924.

A very fine original drypoint etching which is bright and unfaded, with excellent plate tone, detail and drypoint burr in black ink, the image measuring approximately 25 cms. x 20 cms, (10 x 8 ins.) within a strong platemark and impression on a wove paper sheet size of 32 cms. x 24 cms, (12½ x 9½ ins.)

 Signed, dated and titled in pencil by the artist in the lower margin.

Unframed and unmounted, the condition of the image and sheet is good with handling marks condusive with age.


Cat 160907-2