Ilfracombe

Description
Edwin Edwards (1823 – 1879) was a successful English artist who now is little known. Edwards didn’t become a professional artist until he was 38. He concentrated on etchings and landscapes of his native England. He was well liked and had many clients. About 54 of his works were accepted by the prestigious Royal Academy. He presented very realistic views of life in contemporary England.

This etching shows Ilfracombe harbour.
Accession Loan No.
22/2021/10
Collection Class
Prints
Medium
on Japanese tissue
Common Name
Ilfracombe
Simple Name
print
Full Name
Ilfracombe
Production Person Surname
Edwards
Production Person Initials
Edwin
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Date
1862
Family Group


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