Catalogue entry

P77244 The Noble Dosser 1987

Woodcut 1774 × 1167 (70 × 46) on Ash paper 1818 × 1205 (71 1/2 × 47 1/2); printed and published by Glasgow Print Studio in an edition of 30
Inscribed ‘HOWSON '87’ below image b.r., ‘THE NOBLE DOSSER’ below image bottom centre and ‘2/30’ below image b.l.
Purchased from Flowers Graphics (Grant-in-Aid) 1988
Exh: Saracen Heads: Peter Howson, Angela Flowers Gallery, Oct. 1987 (3)
Lit: Waldemar Januszczak, ‘The Foreground’, in Saracen Heads: Peter Howson, exh. cat., Angela Flowers Gallery 1987, p.4; Clare Henry, ‘Scottish Print Open’, Arts Review, vol.39, Oct. 1987, p.689, repr. (different impression); Tessa Jackson, ‘Peter Howson’, The Green Book, vol.2, no.6, 1987, p.38; Duncan Macmillan, Scottish Art: 1460 to 1990, Edinburgh 1990, p.406; David Kiehl, ‘Blind Leading the Blind’ in Peter Howson: Blind Leading the Blind, exh. cat., Flowers East 1991, p.28; Robert Heller, Peter Howson, Edinburgh 1993, pp.29–31

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Published in:
Tate Gallery: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions 1986-88, London 1996