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Creator:
Edward Francis Burney, 1760–1848, British
Title:
Allegory of Sea Trades
Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 5/8 × 4 7/8 inches (9.2 × 12.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

signed in graphite, lower right: "Burney"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.98
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
allegory | anchors | angel | arrows | bow | bow | cloak | Compass | compasses (direction indicators) | cornucopia (motif) | female | gods | orb | packages | quiver | religious and mythological subject | ships | staff | trade
Associated People:
Hermes
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12543
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