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Creator:
Francis Seymour Haden, 1818–1910, British
Title:
Sunset on the Thames
Date:
1865
Medium:
Etching and drypoint, with plate tone on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/2 x 8 5/8 inches (16.5 x 21.9 cm), Plate: 5 5/16 x 8 3/8 inches (13.5 x 21.3 cm), and Image: 5 5/16 x 8 3/8 inches (13.5 x 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "66"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "4300"; inscribed in graphite, lower left on back: "[?A] 78172"; inscribed in graphite, lower right on back: "FYX."; inscribed in graphite, lower left on back: "1[?st] state | D 83"

Marked in purple ink, lower right on back: "F. S. H.", encircled and stamped (this mark refers to Francis Seymour Haden)

Lettered lower right within image: "Seymour Haden [...] [...] 186[...]" (date obscured at the edge of the plate)

Signed in graphite, lower right below image: "Seymour Haden" (partially underlined); not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Bequest of Thomas W. Farnam, B.A. 1899
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.1060
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
banks | barges | boats | buildings | cityscape | clouds | landscape | marine art | masts | reflections | river | sails | seaman | shadows | shorelines | sun | sunset | trees
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Greater London | Thames | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37877
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