Chauncey Ryder
American (1869-1949)
Cricceith Castle, Wales, c.1938
Drypoint
8×11 IN.

R.org CFR-29 only known state. Signed in pencil lower right: "Chauncey F. Ryder"; titled in pencil lower left: "Cricceith Castle". From the estate of the artist. A fine impression in fine condition with full margins.
Cricceith Castle is in North West Wales and was built in the late 13th century by Llywelyn the Great. The Castle figured as a prominent location in the Welsh chronicles, the Brut y Tywysogyon, written in 1239.

An impression was exhibited at the Society of American Etchers (formerly the Brooklyn Society of Etchers) Twenty-third Annual Exhibition at the National Arts Club in New York, November to December 1938.

$ 500