TANNER, Robin (1902-1988). ~ The Memorial Portfolio: Twelve Etchings.
Portfolio 85 of 110 sets on Fabriano mould-made paper, in addition there were 12 special lettered sets. 12 etchings by Robin Tanner, each numbered 85/10. Letterpress text printed at The Rocket Press, portfolio designed by Peter Sampson and Jonathan Stephenson. With the additional booklet Robin Tanner: An Appreciation by John Russell Taylor of 16pp. with 12 illustrations and in the original brown wrappers with printed paper label. Folio, housed in a solander box made by Smith Settle, a very fine set.
The etchings chosen for this portfolio are some of Tanner’s greatest images including Martin’s Hovel, The Gamekeeper’s Cottage, Christmas, Harvest Festival, The Old Road, The Wicket Gate and Gray’s Elegy.