Lyon surrounded by doves and condemned always to be tending [T.P.]
Materials & Technique:
prints, Intaglio etching and aquatint Support: medium-weight textured cream wove paper; bottom edge deckled , top,left and right edges torn straight from larger sheet.
Edition State: 2nd state
Impression: trial proof
Primary Insc: signed l.r, in pencil " Tom Phillips lxxiv";inscribed on plate, lower right "Tom Phillips lxxiv(underlined); inscribed lower left, in pencil " trial proof".
Secondary Insc: text inscribed into plate and printed as part of composition l.l " Lyons Surrounded by Doves&Condemned always to be tending( underlined)".
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed upper right corner, in pencil " 75a"; inscribed l.r, in pencil " 1978.1031.272".
plate-mark 15.2 h x 12.6 w cm sheet 31.6 h x 27.6 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.1031.272