Beached by the Tide

about 1869
Lt. Colonel Henry Stuart-Wortley (English, 1832–1890)


Dimensions

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)

Accession Number

2002.54

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print from wet-collodion-on-glass negative

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

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.

Inscription

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

Provenance

Dealer did not provide provenance.

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund