DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
 
Charles SHANNON | The snow, Winter

 
SHANNON, Charles
England 1863 – United Kingdom 1937-03-18
The snow, Winter 1907
Print
planographic
lithograph
papermark "Van Gelder Zonen"
"a few trial proofs printed in blue and green" Published in "The Neolith", no.2, Feb 1908: unsigned 1907.
comp 21.0 (h) x 42.8 (w) cm
pencil l.l. "Charles Shannon / R73. The Snow, Winter (a Fan)"
Purchased 1977
NGA 1977.556
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One of the strengths of Charles Shannon’s work was his sense of design, which led him to experiment with unusual shapes, including circular and fan-shaped lithographs. He designed and printed seven lithographic fans between 1906 and 1909, enjoying the compositional challenge they presented.

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