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Shrimpers Returning, Etaples

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (possibly, painted)
    France (possibly, painted)

  • Date:

    1917 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Austen-Brown, Thomas R.I., born 1859 - died 1924 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen, ink and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Mrs Austen Brown, in memory of her late husband

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 108

Physical description

Pen, ink and watercolour entitled 'Shrimpers Returning, Etaples'. Monogrammed, signed and dated by the artist.

Place of Origin

Britain (possibly, painted)
France (possibly, painted)


1917 (painted)


Austen-Brown, Thomas R.I., born 1859 - died 1924 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen, ink and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

19 TAB 17
Dated and monogrammed, bottom right

1917 copyright reserved
Dated on the right

T Austen Brown
Signed bottom left


Height: 15.75 in, Width: 14.9375 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'Shrimpers Returning, Etaples' by Thomas Austen Brown. Great Britain, 1917.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.


Watercolour; Pen and ink


Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Shrimp; Beaches; Fishermen


Paintings; Drawings; Scotland


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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