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A slant of light in Polperro Harbour: P.2021-R

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A slant of light in Polperro Harbour


Short, Frank, Sir (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1915-07) by Bliss, Arthur Edward Drummond Bliss, Francis Kennard Bliss, James Howard


Production date: AD 1901

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 205 mm Width 273 mm
Sheet Height 284 mm Width 353 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Frank Short
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2021-R
Primary reference Number: 9441
Strange: 228
Hardie (Short): 117
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "A slant of light in Polperro Harbour" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-06-29 14:19:22

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