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Creator:
Print made by Robert Sargent Austin, 1895–1973, British
Title:
The Stone Breaker
Date:
1925
Medium:
Etching and drypoint prints on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/16 x 10 13/16 inches (20.8 x 27.4 cm), Plate: 4 3/16 x 5 3/8 inches (10.7 x 13.7 cm), and Image: 4 1/8 x 5 1/4 inches (10.4 x 13.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "The Stonebreaker"; lower right: "A9137 57 4/41-"; on back, lower left: "23 (circled)"

Lettered, lower center inside image: "AUSTIN"

Signed and dated in graphite, lower center: "RobertSAustin-1925-"

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:
B1994.4.632
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
blocks | breaking | buildings | chimneys | chisels, stonecutters' | city | cityscape | genre subject | hammer | hat | houses | labor | man | old | rocks (landforms) | sitting | stone | stonecutter | tower (building division) | working
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:35935
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