An image of Hong Kong Harbour

Mortimer L Menpes

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

Hong Kong Harbour

Other titles:
Hong Kong, loading a junk
Location
Not on display
Further information

This print is closely related to a later drypoint 'Hong Kong, loading a junk' c. 1916. It is probably based on a composition c. 1907 from Menpes' visit to China and Hong Kong in about 1907.

Place of origin
Pangbourne, Berkshire, England
Year
1907-1908
Media
Print
Medium
drypoint, printed in black ink with plate tone on cream laid paper
Dimensions
20.1 x 19.8 cm platemark; 31.4 x 25.0 m sheet
Signature & date

signed l.r., pencil "Mortimer Menpes imp". Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of Annette Margaret Dupree 2015
Accession number
74.2015