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Creator:
Cornelius Varley, 1781–1873, British
Title:

Fishing Vessel "Providence" of Scarborough

Additional Title(s):

Providence of Scarbro

Date:
1823
Medium:
Graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 x 16 3/8 inches (25.4 x 41.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in graphite, lower left, recto: "Providence of Scarbro" and in artist's hand in graphite, lower right, recto: "Cornelius Varley Septr 9 1823"

Watermark, center right: "G PIKE | 1819"

Signed in graphite, lower right, recto: "Cornelius Varley"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1774
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figures | fishing | marine art | mast | ocean | pulleys | rigging | ropes
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12966
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