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Creator:
Samuel Scott, 1701/2–1772, British
Title:

Shipping off Dover

Former Title(s):

Shipping off an Imaginary View of Dover, signed and dated 1738

Date:
1738
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 26 1/2 x 53 inches (67.3 x 134.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in brown paint, lower left center: "S. Scott 1738"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.562
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
barges (flat-bottomed watercraft) | cliffs | flags | full-rigged ships | marine art | men | port | ships | sloops (sailing vessels) | smoke | town
Associated Places:
Dover | Dover castle | Dover, Strait of | England | English Channel | Europe | Kent | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1043
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 196-197, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Richard Kingzett, Catalogue of the Works of Samuel Scott, Volume of the Walpole Society, vol. 48, Walpole Society, Oxford, 1982, p. 22, Marine Q, 6a, N12 W35 A1 48+ (YCBA)


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