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Gathering the flock on Maxwellbank

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1880-1919 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Short, Frank (Sir), born 1857 - died 1945 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on vellum.

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by the Artist in memory of his son, Captain Francis Leslie Short, who died on Active Service, on June 3, 1916.

  • Museum number:

    E.2464-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 15, box B

Physical description

Etching of flat ground with a stretch of water visible. Landscape scene.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1880-1919 (made)

Artist/maker

Short, Frank (Sir), born 1857 - died 1945 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on vellum.

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed Battersea July 1884.
Signed in pencil Frank Short.
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Dimensions

Height: 4 in, Width: 6 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Sir Frank Short, "Gathering the flock on Maxwellbank. No. 2." Great Britain, ca. 1880-1919.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Materials

Vellum

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Prints; Landscapes; Topography; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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