Lot 163: Armitage (Jean, 1895-1988). Swallows & Chiffchaff, a pair of colour woodblock prints, signed and titled in pencil to lower margin, 22 x 16.5cm (8.75 x 6.5ins), framed and glazed. Little biographical information is available on Jean Armitage. She attended the Byam Shaw School of Art in London and was taught by John D. Batten (1860-1932). Her work shows the influence of Japanese prints both in style and subject matter. (2)
Dominic Winter's The John Camfield Collectionof British Etchings 1850-1980& Other Properties Auction October 2015
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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