John William Inchbold
Inundation at St Marks 1863–4

Artwork details

Inundation at St Marks
Date 1863–4
Medium Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 361 x 258 mm
Acquisition Purchased as part of the Oppé Collection with assistance from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund 1996
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Technique and condition

A watercolour on cream wove paper. The work is in good condition with slight yellowing of the paper from acidic migration visible on the verso.

On acquisition the woodpulp mount and residual adhesive were removed from the recto of the support. The work was inlaid and mounted onto white museum board.

Camilla Baskcomb
November 1997

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