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Ganges Boats: P.1309-R

Object information

Titles

Ganges Boats

Maker(s)

Lumsden, Ernest Stephen (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920-10) by Lumsden, Ernest Stephen

Dating

20th century
Production date: AD 1920

Note

Second state, 39/50

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 250 mm Width 352 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: GANGES BOATS
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: 39 - 50
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Pen and ink
  • Type: Edition
  • Text: Lumsden imp.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Pen and ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: E.L. to FW - M.C 27-IX-20
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Pen and ink
  • Type: Dedication
  • Text: "Ganges Boats - morning"
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Pen and ink
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1309-R
Primary reference Number: 3388
Lumsden: 190
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 11 December 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 14 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Ganges Boats" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3388 Accessed: 2022-06-25 12:24:42

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