Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Forlorn Sunset,

Mezzotint

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Plate): 203 x 304 mm (8 x 12 in.)

Dimensions (Sheet): 220 x 316 mm (8.7 x 12.4 in.)

Signed beneath plate in pencil, lower right: “Percival Gaskell”; inscribed, lower left: “When forlorn sunsets flair and fade / on desolate sea and lonely sand”

Accession number: 1978.7.8

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest D. North (B.A. Wesleyan 1924), 1978

Bibliography: M.C. Salaman, “Prints of Percival Gaskell, R.E., R.B.A.,” The Studio, vol. 61 (1914) 283, photograph (poem by Henley).

Work Type: print

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