The Works on Paper Fair, The Royal Geographical Society, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7, 9th – 12th February 2017
Lady Emily Dundas (d.1900)
The Ladies of Llangollen at Plas Newydd
Watercolour over traces of pencil, inscribed verso.
9.3 x 9.4 cm
Karen Taylor Fine Art
The Fair covers the spectrum of works on paper from early to contemporary and sees many collectors and new enthusiasts come through its doors. There is a good programme of talks, including Anne Desmet, RA – “A Life in Print” and Henry Little on “Landmark Exhibitions of the Past 100 Years”
Jess Shepherd (Living)
Indian Bean Tree (Catalpa bignonioides). Belicena, Granada, Spain.
Watercolour on 100% cotton rag paper
76 x 56cm
Abbott and Holder
This year there is a rare opportunity to see some thirty-eight watercolours and drawings from the important collection of works held by Eton College. Artists featured include Alexander and John Robert Cozens, Thomas Gainsborough, Francis Towne, Thomas Girtin and J.M.W. Turner. Philippa Martin the collection’s keeper will be giving a talk on the College’s holdings.
Alexander Cozens (1717 – 1786)
Landscape with Buildings
Drawing. 160 x 198 mm
To be exhibited as part of the Loan Exhibition from Eton College Collections
Reproduced by permission of the Provost and Fellows of Eton College
Paul Maze (1887-1979)
The Lancer’s Uniform
57 x 77 cm
Panter & Hall
J.W Edy after George Bulteel Fisher
The Niagara Falls. 1800
Aquatint with added colour
48.9 x 69.2 cm
Abraham Bosse (Tours 1602 – 1676 Paris)
Original etching, for the series of The Five Senses.
25.2 x 31.9 cm
Joan Mirò (1893-1983)
78 x 57.5 cm
Catalogue Joan Mirò. Les Livres Illustrés, Patrick Cramer Editeur 1989, n.195