Roussel, Theodore (1847-1926), 'The Saw Mill, Putney', Etching, 1888-1889

'The Saw Mill, Putney', Etching, 1888-1889


Trimmed to image and signed in a tab bottom centre.

Touched in pencil by the artist reinforcing the two arched windows in the centre of the motif.

Proof outside of the edition of 30.

This subject is an example of Roussel's interest in the industrial character of the south bank of the Thames. It is worthy of note as his first departure in townscape etchings from Chelsea and Battersea.

Image/Paper Size 11.9 x 8 cm
Reference Hausberg 20
Collections Amsterdam, British Museum and National Gallery of Art Washington

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