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Creator:
John Webber, 1752–1793, British
Title:

Burial Ground in the South Seas

Date:
ca. 1777
Medium:
Oil on paper on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 9 1/4 x 11 3/4 inches (23.5 x 29.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.672
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
burial | burial grounds | landscape | mountains | palm trees | rocks (landforms) | sea | totems
Associated Places:
Asia
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1134
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James Cook, Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, 3 v., London, 1784, chpts. XI, XII, XIII (v.2), Yale Internet Resource

Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 57, figh. 42, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, pp. 41-2 (v.1), no. 151, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Sotheby's sale catatogue : Catalogue of fine eighteenth and nineteenth century English paintings and drawings : 18 March 1964, Sotheby's, London, March 18, 1964, p. 49, Lot 161, Auction catalogues (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 57 (v.1), no. 214, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)


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