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Dean Road Cemetery


Etching and Aquatint


280 x 195 mm


26 copies


Hahnemuhle etching 140Lbs Not


    Whilst researching for this picture came across a sentence that was written in 1864 ( or thereabouts) regarding the 'much improved Dean Road Cemetery, which is visited by many people, especially on a Sunday, as a place of resort'.Which got me thinking that normally we only visit cemeteries on solumn occassions, but the idea that people would visit and stay for a while, almost like having a conversation with departed relatives.

So my picture shows two couples, a glass of wine or something is being passed to somebody just out of the picture, whilst another couple sit resting on the grass watching whatever goes by.

    



Price unframed £185.00