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The curfew, Rye
aquatint and etching printed in brown ink
15.0 × 19.9 cm (image and plate) 17.9 × 22.7 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Hardie 151; Strange 75
printed in brown ink l.l.: S (in shield) / Over some wide-water'd shore / Swinging slow with sullen roar.
inscribed in pencil l.l.: The Curfew
inscribed in pencil l.r.: Frank Short
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Brigadier W.E. Clark, 1957
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Landscapes Marines and Seascapes
Subjects (specific)
boats channels (water bodies) Rye (inhabited place) shores (landforms) United Kingdom (nation) waterfronts