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Creator:
John Varley, 1778–1842, British
Title:
Boat Building
Date:
1806
Medium:
Watercolor, gum and scraping out over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 7/16 x 21 9/16 inches (34.2 x 54.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

signed and dated in brown ink, lower left: "J. Varley. 1806."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.151
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | baskets | beams | birds | boat | boatbuilding | dog (animal) | fishing tackle | genre subject | labor | laborers | logs | men | road | rope | shipbuilders | shipyard | wood | workers | working
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Presences of Nature - British Landscape 1780-1830 (Yale Center for British Art, 1982-10 - 1983-02)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12119
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