London, South Kensington
11 May 2001
FRANK MEADOW SUTCLIFFE (1853-1941)
With Wind & Tide; The Sentinel
2 carbon prints. Circa 1887; circa 1900/early 20th century. Each signed in pencil on the recto; each titled and annotated Copyright No. 2 and Copyright No. 22 in ink on the Art Nouveau credit label affixed to the reverse of the backing board.
Each approximately 5¾ x 7¾ in. (14.5 x 19.6 cm.) In original mounts, glazed and taped. (2)
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See: Hiley, Frank Sutcliffe, Photographer of Whitby, pl. 15.
The harbour scene shows Penzance boats leaving Whitby harbour and is probably the study which was exhibited at the Photographic Society Exhibition of 1887 and which won a medal.
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