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Ebb-tide, Putney Bridge

  • 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:

    Mezzotint.

  • 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.2417-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EM, shelf 6, box A

Physical description

Mezzotint of a bridge crossing the River Thames, with buildings in the background.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1880-1919 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint.

Marks and inscriptions

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: 5 5/16 in Plate, Width: 7 1/2 in Plate, Height: 7 1/8 in Mezzo. surface, Width: 4 7/8 in Mezzo. surface

Descriptive line

Mezzotint by Sir Frank Short, "Ebb-tide, Putney Bridge." 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

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

River; Bridge

Categories

Prints; London; Topography

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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