Benjamin Nicholson OM (1894 - 1982) was a painter of abstract compositions, landscapes and still life. He was born in Denham, Buckinghamshire and son to the artists William Nicholson and Mabel Pryde. Nicholson studied at the Slade School of Art where he discovered cubism and started experimenting with new modernist ideas. He later married artist Barbara Hepworth, they often worked together and were inspired by each other's creations.
A beautiful etching on wove paper, measuring 16cm x 23cm (image) / 32cm x 35cm (sheet)
Published by Ganymed and Marlborough, printed by François Lafranca, with
their blindstamp, the full sheet with a deckle edge on one side.
Referenced in (Lanfranca 28)