The Magazine

Spring, 1896, Page: 42

Page Dimensions: 32 x 25.5 cms


Title: Studies in brown

Date: 1896

Inscription: 1 photogravure. Part of 1 page of text and 3 pages of 4 photogravures mounted on page: p. 41, ‘Riva Schiavoni’ 1894, 11 x 14.8 cm, signed bottom right “J Craig Annan”; p. 42, ‘A Venetian Requiem’ 1894, 13.1 x 9.1 cm, signed bottom right “J Craig Annan”; p. 43: top, ‘Lombardy Pastoral’ 1894, 5 x 14.3 cm, signed “J Craig Annan”; bottom, ‘Franciscan of Il Redentore’ 1894, 13 x 9.1 cm, signed bottom centre “J Craig Annan”

Keywords: Venice; Italy; figures

Material: Photogravure

Commentary: In 1894 Annan had visited Genoa, Lombardy, Florence, Verona, Padua and Venice in the company of D. Y. Cameron. Annan’s firm owned the British rights to the photogravure process and these prints were among those which helped to gain Annan an international reputation