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Creator:
Print made by Miles Edmund Cotman, 1810–1858, British
Title:
French Fishing Boat off the Shears
Date:
1846
Medium:
Etching on thick, slightly textured, cream card with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 9/16 x 6 3/8 inches (14.2 x 16.2 cm), Plate: 2 3/8 x 3 3/8 inches (6 x 8.6 cm), Sheet: 2 5/16 x 3 3/16 inches (5.8 x 8.1 cm), and Image: 1 15/16 x 3 1/8 inches (4.9 x 7.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "M. E. COTMAN"

Lettered in black ink, on chine collé, lower center: "French Fishing Boat off the Shears."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11309
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
barge (flat-bottomed watercraft) | beams (structural elements) | boats | fishing | flags | marine art | masts | sailboats | sails | sea | ship | structure | waves (natural events)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30853
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