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The last glow, central Corsica

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1916,0221.13

  • Title (object)

    • The last glow, central Corsica
  • Description

    The sun striking high cliff faces, with a shepherd and flock in the foreground. 1915
    Colour woodcut

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1915
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 327 millimetres
    • Width: 247 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed in pen with name followed by "In. Sc. et Imp. 1915" and numbered "no.2"
  • Curator's comments

    The register records that this was printed from eight relief zinc blocks, in wash colour using volatile oil.

    A colour metal relief print not a colour woodcut
    Salaman, p. 5 pl. 5
    Salaman, 1920, p.17
    Information from Martin Hopkinson 2010

  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1916

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1916,0221.13

The sun striking high cliff faces, with a shepherd and flock in the foreground.  1915  Colour woodcut

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The sun striking high cliff faces, with a shepherd and flock in the foreground. 1915 Colour woodcut

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