An image of On the river steps at Agra

Mortimer L Menpes

(Australia, England 22 Feb 1855 – 01 Apr 1938)

On the river steps at Agra

Other titles:
Mandalay
Location
Not on display
Further information

This etching is closely related to a colour illustration in Menpes’ book 'India', but in reverse, probably based on a composition from his visit to India in 1890.

Place of origin
Pangbourne, Berkshire, England
Year
1915-1916
Media
Print
Medium
drypoint, printed in black ink with plate tone on cream laid paper
Dimensions
27.4 x 30.2 cm platemark; 39.8 x 45.8 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "'Mortimer Menpes imp". Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Wayne Tunnicliffe 2015
Accession number
104.2015