Laura Knight (1877-1970)

Dame Laura Knight etching and aquatint Bank Holiday
Bank Holiday
etching and aquatint
1923
signed, pencil, l.r.
10 3/8 x 8 3/8 inches (image)
20 3/4 x 16 5/8 framed (it has not been examined out of the frame)
$1250

Knight, a member of the Royal Academy, was among the most successful and popular painter-printmakers in Britain. She captured 1920s and ‘30s English life on canvas and paper. Bank Holiday  is one of her most sought-after prints.

More about her life and work can be found here.