Raymond McGrath

(Australia, Ireland 07 Mar 1903 – 23 Dec 1977)

Towers of San Gimignano

Location
Not on display
Further information

During his time at Cambridge, McGrath's visits to Italy and Spain provided fresh inspiration. This engraving was published as a 'decoration' for his poem 'The fair lady of San Gimignano' under the Spanish spelling of his name 'Ramon Majraz’.

Year
1928
Media
Print
Medium
wood engraving, printed in black ink on Abbey Mills paper
Dimensions
3.4 x 3.4 cm blockmark (irreg.); 28.8 x 22.1 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pen and black ink "Raymond McGrath, 28."

Credit
Gift of Lynne Frolich 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession number
326.2010