Sketchbook Folio, Sketchbook Page: Red Whelk
This is a Sketchbook folio. It was created by Kenyon Cox. It is dated 1875 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Bequest of Allyn Cox.
Its dimensions are
10.1 × 17.1 cm (4 × 6 3/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, below: "Fusus Antiguus. Known in south of England / as Red Whelk. in Scotland as the Roaring / Buckie. about 6 in. long. drawing, / from Chambers Encyclopedia, represents / its use by the Zetlanders as a lamp."
Cite this object as
Sketchbook Folio, Sketchbook Page: Red Whelk; Kenyon Cox (American, 1856–1919); USA; graphite on paper; 10.1 × 17.1 cm (4 × 6 3/4 in.); Bequest of Allyn Cox; 1984-86-4-61