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Creator:
Print made by Charles William Cain, 1893–1962, British
Title:

Burmese Dancers

Date:
between 1920 and 1924
Medium:
Drypoint on moderately thick, slightly textured, greened white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 9/16 x 18 3/4 inches (37 x 47.6 cm) and Plate (to image): 10 7/8 x 13 3/4 inches (27.6 x 34.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Burmese Dancers"

Lettered in black ink, within image, lower right, in monogram: "CW" within larger C

signed in graphite, 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:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B1994.4.81
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beads | bracelets (jewelry) | Burmese | cigar | costume | dance | dancers | dancing | earrings | fezes | genre subject | girls | handkerchiefs | hats | jewelry | kneeling | longyis | necklaces | parasol | performance | pose | scarves (costume accessories) | skirts (garments) | smiling | smoke | smoking (activity) | women
Associated Places:
Asia | Myanmar
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:33463
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