Beached by the Tide
Lt. Colonel Henry Stuart-Wortley (English, 1832–1890)
Image: 38.6 x 43.2 cm (15 3/16 x 17 in.) Sheet: 15 3/4 x 17 7/8 (40.0 x 45.4 cm)
Medium or Technique
Photograph, albumen print from wet-collodion-on-glass negative
Not On View
According to an MFA visitor, the location is in Guernsey, England, and the view depicts the harbor wall of St. Peter Port and the Castle Cornet.
Inscribed on mount, in pencil, u.r.: Beached By
Inscribed on fragment of early mount, in letterpress: Beached by the Tide / Photographs from Nature by Col. Stuart Wortley
Dealer did not provide provenance.
Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund