Roussel, Theodore (1847-1926), 'Laburnums at Battersea', Etching, 1889/1890 and 1898

'Laburnums at Battersea', Etching, 1889/1890 and 1898


Unsigned, with a tab by the artist. From the edition of about 60 impressions. Trimmed to the platemark.

Alternative title, ‘Laburnums and Battersea, Corner of the New Bridge While in Construction. Old Battersea Bridge was pulled down in 1879 and the new bridge opened in 1890. Walter Sickert made a line drawing after a painting by Roussel ‘The Plumbago Works, Battersea’ which showed the clock tower and factory depicted in this print.

Image Size/ Plate Size 34.2 x 22.1 cm
Sheet Size
Reference Hausberg 34, State iv/v
Collections British Museum; National Gallery Australia; MMA.

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