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The mystery ship, Padstow

The mystery ship, Padstow

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Title:
The mystery ship, Padstow
Description:
Part of the Padstow lifeboat HELEN PRICE and half-a-dozen small boats are seen stranded at low tide in a harbour. On the quay above its walls are seen, in succession, a large wooden building, a smaller inscribed MISSIONS TO SEAMANS, and a row of old houses. Behind the first two buildings the rigging of the mystery ship is partly seen. The wall much more shaded; boats retouched; a shadow added to the hawser of the "Helen Price." The triangular roof on the extreme right i.e. covered with tiles; there is a tiled front to the house behind the cart; there are many other small changes to the buildings.
Artist:
Bone, Muirhead, Sir, 1876-1953
Name on Item:
Muirhead Bone
Date:
1919
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Drypoints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Sir Muirhead Bone (1876-1953). Prints, Drawings, and Paintings
Subjects:
Boats
Harbors
Lifeboats
Cities & towns
Ships
Places:
EnglandCornwall (county)Padstow
Extent:
1 print : drypoint ; plate mark 175 x 229 mm
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Notes (date):
Date from catalogue raisonné.
Notes (citation):
Dodgson, Campbell. "Continuation of Etchings & Dry Points by Muirhead Bone. I. 1898-1907 : A Catalogue by Campbell Dodgson." Obach & Co., 1909, London.
Notes:
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Dodgson number: 361, III.
Notes (object):
Third state of three.
Identifier:
17_04_000380
W. 522 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000197802