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Ferpècle

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (Possibly, Printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gaskell, Percival RE, RSA, born 1868 - died 1934 (Made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by the Artist.

  • Museum number:

    E.42-1913

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case J, shelf 12, box A

Physical description

Etching of a dam in the mountains

Place of Origin

England (Possibly, Printed)

Artist/maker

Gaskell, Percival RE, RSA, born 1868 - died 1934 (Made)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Signed in pencil Percival Gaskell
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1913, London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1914

Dimensions

Height: 9 7/16 in, Width: 12 3/8 in

Object history note

Corfe Castle, located on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset, England was a key location in the English Civil War. Built by William the Conquerer in the 11th century, it now belongs to the National Trust and is also a Grade 1 listed building.

Descriptive line

Etching of a mezzotint. Percival Gaskell, Ferpècle

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1913, London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1914

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Topography; Architecture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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