MAW, Samuel Herbert

Santa Agnese, Verona

Etching and aquatint printed from two or more plates, on sturdy cream wove. Signed and titled in pencil.

A fine impression with small margins on three sides, a wide margin at bottom. In very good condition. 176 x 250mm.
$900 CAD

Maw developed a unique colour-printing method that seems to have been a combination of à la poupée colour application on one plate, overprinted by a dominant tone from a second plate, selectively wiped. The registration and the careful picking out of the yellow windows are remarkable.