Scythes, 1928

  • Robert Sargent Austin, English, 1895-1973

Engraving printed in black ink on cream laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 5 1/8 × 3 7/8 inches (13 × 9.8 cm) Sheet: 7 3/8 × 6 1/4 inches (18.7 × 15.9 cm)

Gift of Robert Austin's daughters, Rachel Austin and Clare Calder

2012.216

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Tools
  • Still life
  • Engraving (print)
  • Tree

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, lower center: RSA

Inscribed, bottom left: [illegible] trial state Inscribed, bottom center: [illegible]

Provenance

2012-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Robert Sargent Austin, Scythes, 1928, engraving printed in black ink on cream laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Robert Austin's daughters, Rachel Austin and Clare Calder, 2012.216.