A Sale of Prints at Sotheby's
A Sale of Prints at Sotheby's
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A Sale of Prints at Sotheby's

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William Strang 1859-1921
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Etching  1889

303 x 388 mm [343 x 422 mm]

Ref: Strang 172, final state

Edition about 35, although only 12 or 14 were signed by the artist.

A rich impression on wove paper.

Printed by David Strang and signed by the artist's son, Wm Strang fec. DS in pencil.

The scene depicts the Book Room at Sotheby's, Wellington Street, London. Some of the characters can be identified: the auctioneer, Grose Hodge, the sales clerk, Mr. Snowdon and on the left with the beard, Alphonse Legros, Strang's etching teacher at the Slade School of Art.