Walcot R.E., Hon.R.I.B.A.
1874 – 1943 Ditchling, Sussex)
H-L 139. 177 x 239 mm. Etching with drypoint
and aquatint, c.1926.
Signed in pencil. Probably published
by the Fine Art Society. Edition of 75. Numbered
and initialled by Walcot Ed.75 N° one. A
fine impression printed in brown-black ink, on cream Whatman watermarked
Information about the Print
impression was included in Walcot’s ‘Impressions
of Egypt’ exhibition at the Fine Art Society
impression had already been exhibited in a mixed
show of ‘Modern Etchings’ at
the Beaux Arts Gallery in October 1926 and was
shown again, April/May 1929, at the Beaux Arts
in a group show ‘Original Engravings, Etchings & Drypoints
by younger Contemporary Gravers’.
included in the 1927 Fine art Society mixed show
The temple of Horus at Edfou was again the inspiration
for this imaginary scene.