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Creator:
Print made by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British
after Charles Brooking, 1723–1759, British
Published by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British
Title:
Noon
Date:
1753
Medium:
Etching and line engraving, hand colored with watercolor on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 7/16 x 21 inches (39.2 x 53.4 cm), Plate: 11 7/16 x 16 5/16 inches (29.1 x 41.5 cm), and Image: 10 1/2 x 15 11/16 inches (26.6 x 39.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "£12.12"; on back, upper right: "PMF"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Brooking Pinxt._"; lower center: "Noon _ | Publish'd according to Act of Parliamt. 1753, & Sold by J. Boydell Engraver, at the Unicorn the Corner of Queen Street, Cheapside London"; lower right: "J. Boydell Sculp. | 66"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11118
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
birds | boats | cliffs | clouds | dock | flags | French | galleons | marine art | men | men-of-war | navies | pier | rowboats | sails | sea | seamen | ships
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30540
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