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Creator:
Print made by Charles William Cain, 1893–1962, British
Title:
Basrah Creek
Date:
undated
Medium:
Drypoint on moderately thick, slightly textured, blued white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 x 17 3/16 inches (29.2 x 43.6 cm) and Plate: 6 15/16 x 10 7/8 inches (17.6 x 27.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "7 21677"; in black ink, lower left: "41. 75."; in graphite, lower center: "Basran Creek"; lower right: "62453 va"

collector's stamp of Yale University Gallery of Fine Arts, in brown ink, on back, lower right, in box: "YALE UNI | VERSITY | GALLERY | OF FINE | ARTS"

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

signed in black ink, lower right: "Charles W Cain"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Anonymous Gift, The Frederick Benjamin Kaye Memorial Collection, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1994.4.728
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boat | canoe | covering | creek | jungle | landscape | men | oars | palm trees | river | riverbanks | rowing | sampan | shelter
Associated Places:
Al-Basrah | Asia | Basra | Iraq | Middle East
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36746
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