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Creator:
Print made by Paul Drury, 1903–1987, British
after Paul Drury, 1903–1987, British
Title:

Head of a Steeplejack

Additional Title(s):

The Steeplejack

Date:
1925
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 11/16 x 6 5/16 inches (22 x 16 cm) and Plate (to image): 4 3/16 x 3 9/16 inches (10.6 x 9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "No. 52. | #17651"; lower center: "Head of a Steeplejack"; lower right: "-A."; on back, lower left: "47 (encircled)"; on back, lower center: "The Steeplejack- | Plate destroyed March 1928"

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

signed and dated in graphite, lower right: "Paul Drury (underlined). '25. fec. et imp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, University Purchase
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B1994.4.902
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
coat | genre subject | hat | man | mustache | steeplejack
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37476
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