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

Before the Breeze

Date:
undated
Medium:
Drypoint on medium, slightly textured, blued white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 x 13 1/2 inches (25.1 x 34.3 cm) and Plate (to image): 4 1/8 x 8 3/8 inches (10.5 x 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center left: "Before the breeze."

stamped in black ink, on back, lower left, vertically from top to bottom: "COUNTRY OF ORIGIN : GREAT BRITAIN."

signed in graphite, center right: "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:
B1994.4.732
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boat | Burmese | genre subject | hut | landscape | marine art | masts | men | oars | rowing | sail | sailboat | sampan | sea | seamen | trees
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:36756
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