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Creator:
Charles William Cain, 1893–1962, British
Title:
Irrawaddy Nights
Date:
undated
Medium:
Drypoint on moderately thick, slightly textured, light blue laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/16 x 17 9/16 inches (33.2 x 44.6 cm) and Plate: 9 13/16 x 14 13/16 inches (25 x 37.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "XXVIII"; in graphite, lower left: "An Irawaddy Night."; on back, lower left: "24040 48.00"

stamped in purple ink, lower center: "MADE IN ENGLAND."

signed in brown ink, lower center: "Charles W Cain"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, The G. Allen Smith Collection, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1994.4.79
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | architecture | boats | Buddhism | buildings | Burmese | cityscape | fences | figures | genre subject | hills | huts | men | oars | palm trees | patterns (design elements) | railroad | religious building | river | road | rowboat | rowing | sampan | smoke | stairs | steam | steamboats | stupa | thatched roofs | thatching | towers (single built works) | town | village | walking | watchtowers
Associated Places:
Asia | Irrawaddy | Myanmar
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:33458
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