"Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight."

Method Etching
Artist Walter William Burgess
Published [n.d. c. 1890]
Dimensions Image 198 x 274 mm, Plate 201 x 242 mm, Sheet 254 x 330 mm
Notes An etching by Walter William Burgess of sheep grazing on hills overlooking a river. Signed and inscribed in pencil with a line from Thomas Gray's "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard."

Walter William Burgess (1855-1908) Etcher and architect. Exhibited at the leading London galleries from 1874, chiefly at the R.A Elected R.E 1883, his membership ceased 18th August 1908. Lived in London. He was called "The Pretty Burgess", which differentiated him from William Burgess, A.R.A, the great architect , who was "not Pretty".

Condition: Some light toning to paper from a previous mount.
Framing unmounted
Price £230.00
Stock ID 49444