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Creator:
William Callow, 1812–1908, British, active in France
Title:
Plymouth Dockyard after the Fire
Date:
1840
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen, in brown ink, gray ink, graphite, gouache and gum arabic on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 11/16 x 20 7/16 inches (34.8 x 51.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "Plymouth Dockyard after the Fire | 10"

Collector's mark, verso

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1470
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
construction | dockyard | fence | fire | lumber | military base | naval base | officers (military officers) | port | rope | ships | shipyard | sky | water
Associated Places:
Devon | Devonport | England | Plymouth | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Masters of the Sea - British Marine Watercolors (Yale Center for British Art, 1987-06-10 - 1987-08-02)

Masters of the Sea - British Marine Watercolors (National Maritime Museum, 2005-08-25 - 2005-10-25)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12994
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