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Primulas & Cowslips - A Pair Of 1930's Woodcuts By Hall Thorpe

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Culvertons

This antique has been viewed 7 times in the past month with the most views from France.


Hall THorpe's woodcuts continue to be desirable and collectable. They scream the '1930's' and enhance interiors dedicated to that period; but are also used with great effect within modern homes. Their stylised simplicty & assured execution cannot help but attract the most hardened critic.
John Hall Thorpe (29 April 1874 8 October 1947), invariably known as Hall Thorpe, was an Australian artist who achieved considerable success in England with his decorative prints of flowers, fruit and landscapes (their is far more information about this talented artist online)
This signed pair are presented within their original ebonised frames and lined mounts. One has its original backing the other has been replaced at some stage. The woodcuts are in excellent condition with no signs of foxing or other condition issues. Any minor marks upon the mounts & frames are indicative of their age - we would be happy to carry out any re-framing & mounting if required.
The frames measure - 52 x 33 cm
The visible area of the woodcuts measure - 18 x 17 cm
Any visible difference in the intensity of the black background in the cowslip woodcut is due to changing photographic conditions - the tones in each are of identical strength.
Whenever possible Culvertons undertake the carriage of items within London and the home counties. Professional, competitive and trusted couriers and shipping companies are engaged for deliveries for the remainder of our customers. Smaller items, when instructed, will be carefully parcelled and securely sent by carrier.
We do strive to accurately describe and illustrate our stock within the 'Selling Antiques' website. However, we do understand that it is not always possible to judge from photographs how an item will look within the home or garden. For this reason, if notified within seven days from date of delivery we offer a full refund (less any agreed carriage costs) once the item has been returned.


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1930.


Height = 18 cm (7.1")
Width = 17 cm (6.7")
Depth = 0.1 cm (0.0")

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