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Print - Per horse-power per hour, Whitby Harbour.

Per horse-power per hour, Whitby Harbour.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Whitby (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1880-1919 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint on paper.

  • Museum number:

    E.1802-1919

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Mezzotint of a harbour in a seaside Yorkshire town.

Place of Origin

Whitby (possibly, made)

Date

1880-1919 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint on paper.

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: 6 7/8 in Plate, Width: 9 3/4 in Plate, Height: 5 11/16 in Mezzo. surface, Width: 8 11/16 in Mezzo. surface

Descriptive line

Mezzotint by Sir Frank Short entitled "Per horse-power per hour, Whitby Harbour". Great Britain, ca. 1880-1919. Proof on parchment.

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

Harbour

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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