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

Shortened Canvas

Date:
undated
Medium:
Drypoint on moderately thick, slightly textured, blued white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 x 13 9/16 inches (25.1 x 34.4 cm) and Plate (to plate): 4 1/8 x 8 5/16 inches (10.5 x 21.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center left: "Shortened canvas."

stamped in black ink, on back, lower left, on folded-in portion: "COUNTRY OF ORIGIN : GREAT BRITAIN."

signed in graphite, 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:
B1994.4.731
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Asian | boats | flag | genre subject | hut | islands | ladder | marine art | masts | men | sailboat | sampan | sea | seamen | shelter | smoke | steam | steamboat
Associated Places:
Asia
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36753
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