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Creator:
John Keyse Sherwin, c.1751–1790, British
after Nathaniel Dance RA, 1735–1811, British
Title:
Captain James Cook
Date:
1784
Medium:
Line engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 × 10 3/8 inches (30.5 × 26.4 cm), Plate: 11 5/8 × 10 1/8 inches (29.5 × 25.7 cm), and Image: 10 3/8 × 8 3/4 inches (26.4 × 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Captain Cook"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.2. P.84"

Lettered, lower left: "N. DANCE ESQR."; lettered, lower right: "J.K.SHERWIN"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9863
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25525
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