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Print - The Submarine Series
  • The Submarine Series
    Ravilious, Eric, born 1903 - died 1942
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The Submarine Series

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1940-41 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ravilious, Eric, born 1903 - died 1942 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.75-1981

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MP, shelf 82

Physical description

Colour lithograph commissioned by the War Artists Advisory Committee on a suggestion by the artist.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1940-41 (made)

Artist/maker

Ravilious, Eric, born 1903 - died 1942 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 30.2 cm, Width: 33.7 cm

Object history note

Drawings for this lithograph are in the National Maritime Museum, except for two lost by the artist. The series does not appear to have been editioned. The Imperial War Museum has a complete set.

Descriptive line

Colour lithograph by Eric Ravilious, from a set of ten entitled 'The Submarine Series', Great Britain, 1940-41.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Helmets; Navy; Anchors; Underwater; Sailors; War; Submarines; Seas; Diving; Headlights

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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