The Man Who Would be King I, 1901
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.
From the first edition of Thirty etchings, illustrating subjects from the writings of Rudyard Kipling.
This is from the story of Wee Willie Winkie, and other Stories.
Published in London by the Macmillan and Co., Ltd in 1901 in an edition of 100.
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