Ethel Gabain – ‘Le Bain’ lithograph


Ethel Gabain (French-English, 1883-1950)

‘Le Bain’ (1911)

Signed lithograph on wove paper

One of 24 impressions made. Only state. (Bibliographic reference – Wright 85)

Sheet size: 30.5cm X 20cm (aprox.), Image size: 26cm X 18.5cm (approx.), Mount size: 45.5cm X 35.5cm (approx.)

From 1911, an early Gabain work, probably made when she was working and living in Paris. One of her ‘melancholic’ and ‘lonely female’ subjects that show the influence of romantic Symbolism and its connections with the feminine as representative of the inner nature.


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