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Creator:
Richard Bridgens, active 1838, British
Title:

Crossing the Tropic, Oct. 15, 1826

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Graphite sketch

Date:
1826
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/2 × 7 7/8 inches (24.1 × 20 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.B." | RIP | CAMDEN | OCT 15TH | 1826"

Signed and dated in graphite, lower left: "R.B." | RIP | CAMDEN | OCT 15TH | 1826"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2400
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baptism | buckets (vessels) | marine art | pirates | rigging | rope | sailing | ships | swords
Associated People:
Neptune
Poseidon
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:20043
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