Sir David Young Cameron, British, 1865-1945, "An Egyptian Mirror." This is a very fine etching by noted British artist D. Y. Cameron. The image size is 11 7/ x 6 7/8 inches, it was created in 1909 and is number 408 in the Rinder catalog, pencil signed. Sir David Cameron was considered one of the greatest British etchers of the early 20th century. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland and began studying art at the Glasgow Art School before moving on to the Edinburgh School of Art. He was a member of the Royal Academy, the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers, the Royal Society of Painters in Water-Colours, and the Royal Scottish Academy. He was eventually knighted for his contribution to British art.