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Creator:
Print made by Charles William Cain, 1893–1962, British
Title:
The Canoe Builders
Date:
undated
Medium:
Drypoint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 13/16 x 13 9/16 inches (25 x 34.5 cm) and Plate: 4 1/8 x 8 3/8 inches (10.5 x 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "The canoe builders."

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

signed in graphite, lower 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:
B1994.4.738
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay (body of water) | builders | Burmese | canoe | genre subject | labor | landscape | logs | marine art | men | mountain | nude | pulling | rope | sea | shore (landform) | wood | workers | working
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:36768
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