Percival Gaskell


Etching, image size 5 5/8 x 9 7/8 inches, pencil signed


This very fine impression with its deep rich tones measures 11 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches, c. 1930. Presented on cream wove paper, this original drypoint has wide margins with a sheet size of 15 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches and is pencil signed on the lower border. Born in England and educated in Cambridge, Gaskell studied art in London and Italy before studying under Sir Frank Short at the Royal College of Art.


This is an original mezzotint etching by British artist Percival Gaskell.  This view of river rapids has an image of 9 1/2X 13 5/8 inches.  Pencil signed lower right border, printed on a chin collet adhered to a thicker sheet.  Printed with a warm toned ink.  Gaskell is one of the best of the early British mezzotint artists.


This is an original etching by British artist Percival Gaskell.  The title is: Twilight in Firwood, it is pencil signed lower border.  The image measures 7X5 inches.  Very richly inked.  This image was created and printed circa 1930.