The Black Cloak

This is  a rare early proof of the later published etching by Gerald Brockhurst.  It is titled: "The Black Cloak", it was created and printed in 1939.  The image measures 9 15/16X7 15/16 inches.  This etching is identified as the 2nd proof of the first state.  I was acquired from the  estate of the artists wife  , Kathleen Brockhurst, This etching is unsigned, it is a portrait of Mrs Paul Mellon at the time of her graduation..