- England from 1894, occasional visits to France from 1899
Portrait of the artist in a black gown
Materials & Technique:
prints, intaglio etching Support: off-white simili-japan paper
Edition State: 4th state of 4
Primary Insc: signed on the plate to print in image u.r., (diagonally): 'John' signed in pencil below platemark l.r.,: 'Augustus John' titled in pencil in bottom margin centre: 'Self Portrait (in Black Gown)-' numbered in pencil in bottommargin l.r.c.,: 'Print no 3/25' annotated in pencil in bottom margin l.l.c.,: 'Plate no 60.'
Tertiary Insc: pencil in bottom margin l.l.,: 'CD7 IV'; bottom margin '(about 1906)', bottom margin l.r.,: 'A62351 [A 60492 crossed out]' pencil top margin u.r.c., 'a286'.
plate-mark 16.2 h x 9.6 w cm sheet 28.6 h x 23.6 w cm
: Purchased 1989 Accession No
: NGA 89.2231