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Bending the Foresail

  • Object:

    Etching

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1928 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Briscoe, Arthur A.R.E., born 1873 - died 1943 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.55-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 142, box B

Physical description

Etching depicting five sailors bending the foresail of a ship.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1928 (made)

Artist/maker

Briscoe, Arthur A.R.E., born 1873 - died 1943 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

etching

Marks and inscriptions

A Briscoe /28

V. & A. Museum. Arthur Briscoe.
in ink

Dimensions

Height: 7 in, Width: 11.4375 in

Descriptive line

Etching, 'Bending the Foresail', Arthur Briscoe, England, 1928

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Ships; Rigging; Sails; Sailors

Categories

Prints; Transport

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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