New Etching Releases
Size: 17.5 x 14.0cm
Date Published: 2011
Available from December 7 2011.
Norman Lindsay Etchings: Catalogue Raisonné (Odana Editions and Josef Lebovic Gallery, 2006, cat.264)
The Mantilla by Norman Lindsay was an original etching released in 1925 to a edition of 35 only, it is now that the release of the Facsimile etching The Mantilla with an image size of 17.5 x 14cm is being released to a limit of 550 only.
The original works is referenced in the Norman Lindsay Etchings: Catalogue Raisonne cat 264, The Mantilla is a dry point and etching etched in 1925, the original etching was shown for the first time at the Grosvenor Galleries.
This release of the Facsimile etching shows clearly how the beauty of the dry point technique makes the works of Norman Lindsay seem so rich in colour and detail.
A Mantilla is often known as a Spanish woman's scarf used to cover there hair head and shoulders. The Mantilla was reproduced in a book prior to the book 'The Complete Etchings of Norman Lindsay' in 1973 by Angus and Robinson titled 'The Two Hundred Etchings'.