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Creator:
John Thomas Serres, 1759–1825, British
Title:

The Bolt Head, West North West (one of five drawings on one mount)

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/8 × 10 1/2 inches (7.9 × 26.7 cm) and Image: 2 × 9 1/4 inches (5.1 × 23.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "The Bolt Head W N W." Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Pl1|2|"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1590
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliffs | landscape | marine art | sea | ship
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13090
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Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 222, cat. 83, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)


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