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(Rocks beside Sea)

Frederic Steele

Artwork Details

(Rocks beside Sea)
Frederic Steele
drypoint on paper
12 13/16 in. x 9 5/8 in. ( 32.5 cm x 24.5 cm )
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Alfred H. White

On Display

Not currently on display


Subject Matter:

This print was a gift to Warren Lombard from the illustrator Frederic Steele. Frederic Steele is best known for his illustrations for the Sherlock Holmes novel. This print is certainly in a different vein. Steele employs a graphic style here: the shading of objects is decorative. The inclusion of gulls adds movement to an otherwise static image.

EC 2017

Physical Description:

A print of rocky cliffs by the sea.

EC 2017

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