Lot 34: David Lloyd Blackwood (1941-), CAPTAIN NED BISHOP HOME IN WESLEYVILLE, 1976, Colour etching and aquatint on wove paper; signed, titled, dated 1976 and numbered “artist’s proof” in pencil to margin, Plate 20" x 32" — 50.8 x 81.3 cm.
Shades 0f Grey: Prints and Photo Online auction
November 3, 2016
Toronto, ON, Canada
Description: DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD (1941-), CANADIANCAPTAIN NED BISHOP HOME IN WESLEYVILLE, 1976Colour etching and aquatint on wove paper; signed, titled, dated 1976 and numbered “artist’s proof” in pencil to marginPlate 20" x 32" — 50.8 x 81.3 cm.Note:David Blackwood was born in 1941 in Wesleyville at Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland, into a family with a long seafaring tradition. His great-grandfather, Captain Ned Bishop, the subject of this lot, his grandfather, Captain Albert Blackwood, was in command of the S.S. Imogene, and his father, Edward, was a skipper in the fisheries.Estimate: $1,500—1,800
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