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About the object

CLAUDE FLIGHT  1905 - 1983
Speed
Linocut printed in cobalt blue, yellow ochre, vermillion and Prussian blue on buff oriental paper with full margins

1922. From an n Edition of 50, plus a further US Edition of 50

Signed in pencil Upper Left

One of the most iconic prints of the early/mid 20th Century, this work was used as the frontispiece to Flights first lino-cut textbook and is one of the best-known of all the Grosvenor School prints. The print is made on the reverse of the translucent paper. Other impressions of this print are in the V&A, the London Transport Museum, The Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and the National Gallery

Dimensions

22.6 x 28.8