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A Fen Country bridge

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Lincolnshire (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1903 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper.

  • Museum number:

    E.1816-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case BOX, shelf 215, box A

Physical description

Etching of a large wooden bridge on the left hand side of the print, with small steps visible. On the right, a small wooden boat or canoe can be seen docked to the bridge with rope.

Place of Origin

Lincolnshire (possibly, made)

Date

1903 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed S (on shield). 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: 7 3/8 in, Width: 11 1/8 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Sir Frank Short entitled "A Fen Country 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

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Bridge; River; Boats; Fen

Categories

Prints; Landscapes; Boats and ships

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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