Gerald Leslie Brockhurst


This 1930 etching of "Anais", the artist's first wife, measures 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches and is pencil signed on the l.r., framed, Fletcher cat: 67, in an edition of 111. Born in England and found to be artistically talented at an early age, he was enrolled in the Royal Academy Schools. A scholarship enabled him to study in France and Italy where the great masters, Botticelli and da Vinci, had a lasting influenced on him. A self-taught etcher who became one of the best portrait etchers in art history being elected into the Royal Society of Painter - Etchers and Engravers in 1921.


This is an original pencil signed etching by British artist Gerald Brockhurst.  The title of this image is "Noemie", it was created and printed in 1926 in an edition of 111.  The image measures 7 1/8X4 1/4 inches.