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Creator:
William H. Overend, 1851–1898
Title:
The Wreck of the Apollo Frigate, 1803
Date:
undated
Medium:
Gray wash and white gouache with pen and black ink on very thick, smooth, cream wove card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 × 10 3/8 inches (35.6 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "The Wreck of the Apollo Story of the Sea"

Signed in pen and black ink, lower left: "W.H. Overend"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.790
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anchor (watercraft equipment) | blocks, pulley | bow (vehicle component) | cable | figurehead | frigate | marine art | raft | sailors | waves (natural events)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Behold the Sea (Yale Center for British Art, 2003-06-14 - 2003-09-07)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11294
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