Original antique etching entitled "The Grecian Maid " dated from the 19th century. This etching was engraved by "W.Holl" after a painting by "S.Newton,RA".
This piece is of an excelptional quality of execution, giving the complexity of the work. It usually takes up to a year for the engravor to prepare the metal plate that he carved by hand. The etching was cleaned by a hired profesionnal restorer after the acquisition.
36,2 x 26,3 cm 14.25 x 10.35 inches
Victorian Female Portrait after Antique English Painting 19th c Etching