Mitchell, Victor Leonard William, 1925-1980 :Head of Sam Cairncross. 1949

Date
1949
By
Mitchell, Victor Leonard William, 1925-1980; Perry, Jane, active 2001
Ref
A-389-014
Description

Three-quarter half-length profile of Wellington artist Sam Cairncross. He is probably sitting; his right arm rests on a table top. He is bearded, and wears a knited crew-neck vest, with his shirt collar sitting over the top. He gazes pensively to the viewer's right

Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - Head of Sam Cairncross 1949 / Leonard Mitchell [in pencil]; Recto - top left - Mitchell 1949

Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s).

Physical Description: Etching, 125 x 75 mm (plate mark), on laid paper 193 x 153 mm

Provenance: Purchase: Jane Perry, Wellington, November 2012. Previously belonged to Charles Stuart Perry

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 b&w art print(s), Works of art, Etchings, Portraits, Etching, 125 x 75 mm (plate mark), on laid paper 193 x 153 mm, Orientation: Vertical image
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