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print - May Garland
  • May Garland
    Farleigh, John Frederick William Charles C.B.E., born 1900 - died 1965
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May Garland

  • Object:

    print

  • Place of origin:

    UK (made)

  • Date:

    1936 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Farleigh, John Frederick William Charles C.B.E., born 1900 - died 1965 (printed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood-engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Wendy Sheridan

  • Museum number:

    E.97-2013

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EW, shelf 144

John Farleigh (1900-65) was an artist and illustrator. Much of his printed work in is the form of wood-engraving. This is a rare print from a small edition.

Physical description

Black and white print showing hands lifting a gauzy curtain to reveal a garland of spring flowers with a doll or child at the centre.

Place of Origin

UK (made)

Date

1936 (made)

Artist/maker

Farleigh, John Frederick William Charles C.B.E., born 1900 - died 1965 (printed)

Materials and Techniques

Wood-engraving

Marks and inscriptions

1/10 May Garland John Farleigh 36
Edition number; title; signature; date. All in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm sheet, Width: 19.8 cm sheet

Descriptive line

Wood engraving, 'May Garland', by John Farleigh, UK, 1936

Subjects depicted

Garland; Flowers

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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