Bertram and the Bimi, 1901

Bertram and the Bimi
Etching • Signed in plate • 16cm x 22.5cm
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William Strang
Scottish , 1859 - 1921
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William Strang RA (1859 – 1921) was a Scottish painter and printmaker, notable for illustrating the works of Bunyan, Coleridge and Kipling. He was born at Dumbarton, the son of Peter Strang, builder, and educated at the Dumbarton Academy. He worked for fifteen months in the counting-house of a firm of shipbuilders before going to London in 1875 when he was sixteen. There he studied art under Alphonse Legros at the Slade School for six years. Strang became assistant master in the etching class, and had great success as an etcher.

He was one of the original members of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers, and his work was a part of their first exhibition in 1881. Some of his early plates were published in The Portfolio and other art magazines. Some of his best etchings were done as series — one of the earliest, illustrating poet William Nicholson's Ballad of Aken Drum, is remarkable for clear, delicate workmanship in the shadow tones, showing great skill and power over his materials, and for strong drawing.
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Signed in plate original etching.

From the first edition of Thirty etchings, illustrating subjects from the writings of Rudyard Kipling.

This is from the story of Life's Handicap.

Published in London by the Macmillan and Co., Ltd in 1901 in an edition of 100.
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