Quarington, Lincolnshire, England 1863 – Kew, Surrey, England 1937
The snow, Winter
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph Support: papermark "Van Gelder Zonen"
One of the strengths of Charles Shannon’s work was his sense of design, which led him to experiment with unusual shapes, including circular and fan-shaped lithographs. He designed and printed seven lithographic fans between 1906 and 1909, enjoying the compositional challenge they presented.
Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra