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Arthur Briscoe etching,  Brixham Trawlers 1929

Arthur Briscoe etching, Brixham Trawlers 1929


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Directory: Fine Art: Prints: Etchings: Pre 1930: Item # 1447198
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Arthur J.T. Briscoe 1873-1943 British "Brixham Trawlers" by Arthur Briscoe measures 5 3/8 x 13 7/8 inches, published in 1929 in an edition of 75. Printed in sepia toned ink on Whatman laid paper, it is ink signed and numbered and also plate signed, dated and titled. Briscoe is known as the finest marine etcher of the 20th. century. He owned his own three ton cutter which he used to sail around the Essex coast. Also crewing on a Polish ship, he sketched every aspect of life on the boat. He studied at the Slade Art School and the Academy Julian in Paris. His name became internationally renowned when his works sold to the New York market.