William Lee-Hankey prints for sale

British, 1869-1952

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Preparing the Meal -  LEE-HANKEY

Preparing the Meal
Etching and drypoint, 1920s-1930s, Subsequent to Hardie, edition probably about 50-100. 11 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. Signed in the plate with the monogram, lower right. signed in pencil below the image and with the embossed stamp of the artist. This is a fine impression of this large work. The paper is a cream wove with full margins. The condition is excellent. This is a very nice example of his work.

The Lesson -  LEE-HANKEY

The Lesson
Etching and drypoint, 1920s, edition probably 50-75. 6 1/2 x 8 3/8 in. Initialed in the plate, lower right. Signed in pencil below. The artist's embossed stamp is also just below the image. This is a fine impression in fine condition. The margins are full. Lee-Hankey's endearing and beautifully drawn portraits of mother and child are among the best prints he produced.

The Summer Moon -  LEE-HANKEY

The Summer Moon
Etching and aquatint on zinc with cartridge paper ground, 1905, Hardie 21; edition 75 in color and 25 in monocrome. 11 3/4 x 9 7/8 in. Signed in the plate with the artist's monogram, lower right. Signed in pencil. This is a superb, luminous impression with full margins. The condition is very good other than for a faint suggestion of a mat line from an earlier mount. The artist studied at the Royal College of Art and during the early years of the 20th century he was working in France, notably in Brittany and Normandy. He maintained a studio at the Etaples art colony. In 1912, he established the School of Colour Printing in Hammersmith with Nelson Dawson.

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