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Drawing, Portugal: Any Old Port in a Storm, 1983

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1983 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, opque watercolor, crayon, graphite on heavy wove paper.. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of John Goelet.

Its dimensions are

42.9 × 31.8 cm (16 7/8 × 12 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in blue ink on verso: Drawing/Dessin/Zeichnung/Copyright © Ronald Searle 1983/ Ronald Searle/ JOHN LOCKE STUDIOS INC./ 15 EAST 76TH STREET/ NEW YORK CITY, NY 10021/USA (212) BU 8-8010

It is signed

Signed in pen and black ink at lower left: Ronald Searle

It is inscribed

Typed in black ink on paper affixed at lower left margin: © Ronald Searle 1983; and at center margin: Portugal: Any Old Port in a Storm

Cite this object as

Drawing, Portugal: Any Old Port in a Storm, 1983; pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, opque watercolor, crayon, graphite on heavy wove paper.; 42.9 × 31.8 cm (16 7/8 × 12 1/2 in.); Gift of John Goelet; 1984-93-15

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