Lill TSCHUDI, Cleaning a sail Enlarge 1 /1


Switzerland 1911 – 2004

  • Great Britain

Cleaning a sail 1934 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, relief linocut, printed in coloured inks, from multiple blocks. Support: thin buff oriental laid paper
Impression: 15/50

Primary Insc: signed in pencil, in image l.r. (diagonally), "Lill/ Tschudi" numbered in pencil, in image l.r., "15/50)" inscribed in pencil, in image lower centre, "Handdruck" titled in pencil, in bottom margin centre, "Cleaning a Sail" titled in pencil, across bottom margin, "Matrosen [Fischer (crossed out)] e in Segel reinigend" cut on 2nd (reddish brown) block to print in reverse in left margin centre (vertically), "SIENNA BLANC (?)" cut on 3rd (greyish green) block to print in reverse, in l.l. margin (vertically), "VIR [VIRIDIAN?]"
Dimensions: comp 25.2 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 28.6 h x 33.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.2223