Robert Austin (1895-1973):
Portrait of Noel Edwards, 1936
Unmounted (ref: 5644)
Signed in the plate
printed posthumously by David Maes on on GUARRO Superalfa (250 g/m²)
Provenance: The Artist's Daughters
Noel Edwards was married to the Dean of Canterbury. She was also a former pupil of Austin's in the engraving School at the Royal College of Art.
This is the 11th and final state of Austin's celebrated print. Copies (before cancellation) are in the museum collections of the Hunterian (Glasgow) and Ashmoleon (Oxford).